Lead: Reviled by some as artificial, suspected of structural weakness, and denigrated by purists, plastics, nevertheless, have fashioned one of the most important revolutions in the modern era.

 Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.

Content: Quote from The Graduate

                           

                                “Ben, I have just one word for you, one word,”

                                “What’s that?”

                                “Plastics.”