Faculty of Science

Plastiglomerate?

Introduction to Plastiglomerate

Patricia Corcoran and Kelly Jazvac, both of Western University, introduce a new rock type to the world of earth sciences. The rock is the first where humans have taken a role in its creation and it's called plastiglomerate.

Plastiglomerate in Hawaii?

Patricia Corcoran and Kelly Jazvac talk about the likely formation of plastiglomerate and its effects of the geological record, the environment and society.