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Bioplastics are plastics derived from renewable biomass sources, such as vegetable fats and oils, corn starch, or microbiota.
Bisphenol A (BPA) is an organic synthetic compound with the chemical formula (CH3)2C(C6H4OH)2 belonging to the group of diphenylmethane derivatives and bisphenols, with two hydroxyphenyl groups.
Boil-in-bags are a form of packaged food products in which bagged food is heated or cooked in boiling water.
A bottle is a narrow-necked container as compared with a jar.
A bottle cap seals the top opening of a bottle.
A bottle wall is a wall made out of glass or plastic bottles and binding material.
Breakage is a term used in telecommunications and accounting to indicate any type of service which is unused by the customer.
Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body.
A carboy (or carbouy), demijohn, or jimmyjohn is a rigid container with a typical capacity of.
In regulatory jurisdictions that provide for this (a list including most or all developed countries with free market economies) consumer protection is a group of laws and organizations designed to ensure the rights of consumers, as well as fair trade, competition, and accurate information in the marketplace.
Cooking oil is plant, animal, or synthetic fat used in frying, baking, and other types of cooking.
Environmental degradation is the deterioration of the environment through depletion of resources such as air, water and soil; the destruction of ecosystems; habitat destruction; the extinction of wildlife; and pollution.
Epoxy is either any of the basic components or the cured end products of epoxy resins, as well as a colloquial name for the epoxide functional group.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or USFDA) is a federal agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, one of the United States federal executive departments.
The food industry is a complex, global collective of diverse businesses that supplies most of the food consumed by the world population.
Food packaging is packaging for food.
A glass bottle is a bottle created from glass.
A health risk assessment (also referred to as a health risk appraisal and health & well-being assessment) is one of the most widely used screening tools in the field of health promotion and is often the first step in multi-component health promotion programs.
High-density polyethylene (HDPE) or polyethylene high-density (PEHD) is a polyethylene thermoplastic made from petroleum.
In-mould labelling is the use of paper or plastic labels during the manufacturing of containers by blow molding, injection molding, or thermoforming processes.
Infertility is the inability of a person, animal or plant to reproduce by natural means.
Ink is a liquid or paste that contains pigments or dyes and is used to color a surface to produce an image, text, or design.
Leaching is the process of extracting substances from a solid by dissolving them in a liquid, either naturally or through an industrial process.
This is a list of bottle types, brands and companies.
Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) is a thermoplastic made from the monomer ethylene.
Medicine is the science and practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease.
Microplastics are small pieces of plastic that pollute the environment.
Milk is a white liquid produced by the mammary glands of mammals.
Motor oil, engine oil, or engine lubricant is any of various substances comprising base oils enhanced with additives, particularly antiwear additive plus detergents, dispersants and, for multi-grade oils viscosity index improvers.
Package handles, or carriers, are used to add convenience to packages.
Packaging is the science, art and technology of enclosing or protecting products for distribution, storage, sale, and use.
Bottles made of polyethylene terephthalate (PET, sometimes PETE) can be used to make lower grade products, such as carpets.
Petrochemicals (also known as petroleum distillates) are chemical products derived from petroleum.
Plastic is material consisting of any of a wide range of synthetic or semi-synthetic organic compounds that are malleable and so can be molded into solid objects.
Plastic pollution is the accumulation of plastic products in the environment that adversely affects wildlife, wildlife habitat and humans.
Plastic shopping bags, carrier bags, or plastic grocery bags) are a type of plastic bag used as shopping bags and made from various kinds of plastic. In use by consumers worldwide since the 1960s, these bags are sometimes called single-use bags, referring to carrying items from a store to a home. However, reuse for storage or trash is common, and modern plastic shopping bags are increasingly recyclable or biodegradable. In recent decades, numerous countries have introduced legislation restricting the sale of plastic bags, in a bid to reduce littering and plastic pollution. Some reusable shopping bags are made of plastic film, fibers, or fabric.
Polycarbonates (PC) are a group of thermoplastic polymers containing carbonate groups in their chemical structures.
Polyester is a category of polymers that contain the ester functional group in their main chain.
Polyethylene or polythene (abbreviated PE; IUPAC name polyethene or poly(ethylene)) is the most common plastic.
Polyethylene terephthalate (sometimes written poly(ethylene terephthalate)), commonly abbreviated PET, PETE, or the obsolete PETP or PET-P, is the most common thermoplastic polymer resin of the polyester family and is used in fibres for clothing, containers for liquids and foods, thermoforming for manufacturing, and in combination with glass fibre for engineering resins.
Polypropylene (PP), also known as polypropene, is a thermoplastic polymer used in a wide variety of applications.
Polystyrene (PS) is a synthetic aromatic hydrocarbon polymer made from the monomer styrene.
Polyvinyl chloride, also known as polyvinyl or '''vinyl''', commonly abbreviated PVC, is the world's third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, after polyethylene and polypropylene.
The ASTM International Resin Identification Coding System, often abbreviated as the RIC, is a set of symbols appearing on plastic products that identify the plastic resin out of which the product is made.
Shampoo is a hair care product, typically in the form of a viscous liquid, that is used for cleaning hair.
Founded in 1937, the Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc. was a professional society representing individuals in the plastics industry.
A soft drink (see terminology for other names) typically contains carbonated water (although some lemonades are not carbonated), a sweetener, and a natural or artificial flavoring.
A solvent (from the Latin solvō, "loosen, untie, solve") is a substance that dissolves a solute (a chemically distinct liquid, solid or gas), resulting in a solution.
Tetra Brik is a brand name for a carton package produced by the Swedish packaging company Tetra Pak.
Water is a transparent, tasteless, odorless, and nearly colorless chemical substance that is the main constituent of Earth's streams, lakes, and oceans, and the fluids of most living organisms.
Water Research is a journal of the International Water Association, and publishes research on the science and technology of water quality and its management.
A Windowfarm is a hydroponic urban gardening system that was originally developed by Britta Riley using open-source designs.