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What is the advantage of using plastics?
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What 3 advantages of using corn-based plastics instead of oil-based plastics?
What are 2 disadvantages of using plastics?
But synthetic polymers have caused some problems, too. Many of the disadvantages of using plastics come from the same properties that make them so useful. For example, it is often cheaper to throw plastics away and make new ones than it is to reuse them. As a result, plastics increase the volume of trash.