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Cardboard plant guards stem from daughter's plastic question

02 July 2018

Plants

"The story behind them is our daughter Emma, when she was just 15, she was helping Robert planting a wetland, and she said, 'dad, why are we putting plastic into the environment?'" Jan Fryer said.

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Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to identify social and/or environmental issues that may have influenced particular technological practices and/or the attributes of outcomes produced 2
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to explain how people’s perception of technology influences their acceptance of technology 5

Keywords: plant guards, environment, cardboard, materials, digital, technological products, characteristics of technology

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