Color print advertisement for Styron, the trade name for Styrenic plastics historically manufactured and sold by the Dow Chemical Company for a variety of consumer applications. The advertisement shows a young boy playing with a plastic construction set, against a backdrop of skyscrapers. The accompanying text promotes the use of plastics for "the economy and speed of mass production." This advertisement appeared in a 1946 edition of The Saturday Evening Post.
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Dow Chemical Company. “New Ideas...From Plastics,” 1946. Advertisements from the Dow Chemical Historical Collection, Box 9. Science History Institute. Philadelphia. https://digital.sciencehistory.org/works/rpvtmhe.
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