Plastics 101 - with National Geographic's new global commitment "Planet or Plastic?"

Once a completely natural product, much of today's plastic is man-made and largely dependent upon fossil fuels. From polymers to nurdles, learn how plastic is created and what we can do to slow the lasting repercussions this material will have on both our planet and our lives.

Watch a Plastic 101 video here -

And check out the initiative page here -