Debate topic: Should plastic have a future?

The aim of this debate-style activity is to understand different opinions of using plastic and the advantages and disadvantages of using plastic in everyday life.

This resource can be used as an introduction to the topic of polymers (specifically the disposal of polymers) or as a revision tool once the topic has been covered. The resource is suitable to use for AQA, Edexcel, OCR. The aim is to understand different opinions of using plastic and the advantages and disadvantages of using plastic in everyday life.

News

Carbon Neutral Laboratories building hosts BBC East Midlands Today Climate Change Special

Carbon Neutral Laboratories building hosts BBC East Midlands Today Climate Change Special

30 Jan 2020

University of Nottingham showcases its sustainable chemistry research on BBC news special.

Outreach

Wonder 2019 - celebrating the Year of the Periodic Table

Wonder 2019 - celebrating the Year of the Periodic Table

26 Jun 2019

Our students enjoy discussing sustainable chemistry and engineering with members of the general public in Nottingham.