Plastic Zone Report October 2022

The Plastic Zone ran from 26 September to 21 October 2022 and was funded by the Royal Society of Chemistry and UKRI.

The activity featured 25 scientists working on plastic and polymer creation, re-use, and management.

Download the Zone Report (pdf) ❯


25 scientists created profiles in the Zone. See who took part ❯

The winner of the Zone was Dan Day, who won £500 to deliver further engagement activities.


851 students from 26 schools logged into the Zone.

Impressively, 94% of active students were from priority schools: 51% from widening participation schools and 48% from underserved schools.

Live Chats

75 live Chats were booked in the Zone and 44 live Chats took place.

On average, 3 scientists took part in each live Chat.

Posted on November 17, 2022 by modbella in 2022, Zone Reports. Comments Off on Plastic Zone Report October 2022