The World of PVC

United Kingdom, 1960

Film
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PVC is the most versatile plastic of all and thiis film is about the process and manufacture of PVC. Tells about its low maintenance and long-lasting protective function. Some if its uses include: 33 1/3 records, raincoats, floor coverings, wallets and briefcases, covers for barges, car and haystacks, and pipes for building industry. PVC is made from oil and coal.

Credits

director
producer

John G. Berry

production company

Dormar Productions

British Geo Ltd

Duration

00:16:40:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1960

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013547

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Great Britain

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Plastics

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Plastics industry and trade

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Plastics

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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