Mary Jane Rathbun, better known as Brownie Mary became known for illegally baking and distributing cannabis brownies to AIDs patients in the 1980s. She was baking more than 4000 brownies per week. She was also known for wearing polyester pants suits and having a 'sailors mouth'. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bro…
Wool is not antimicrobial: In fact, wool supports more bacteria than cotton, polyester or nylon. However, the odor intensity of bacteria living in wool is lower than bacteria that reside in other textiles. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
Researchers discovered bacteria that naturally evolved to eat away at polyethylene terephthalate, the plastic known as PET or polyester. While studying the structure of an enzyme found in that bacteria, they accidentally created a β€œmutant enzyme” that can break down plastic within a few days smithsonianmag.com/smart-…
Cotton balls aren't made of cotton. Despite their name, most modern cotton balls are made out of cheaper, bleached synthetic fibers such as polyester and nylon. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cot…
All petroleum based clothes fibres are bad the environment, but polyester is the worst. Micro fibres are worse for the ocean eco-systems than the plastic bottles and bags, etc. oliverands.com/community/…
Today I learned of the movie β€œPolyester”. This 1981 film featured β€œOdorama” where the audience was given scratch and sniff cards to be scratched off when a number appeared on-screen. Some of the ten smells included: flatulence, air freshener, skunk, and natural gas. dangerousminds.net/commen…
A physical education teacher in Texas wore the exact same disco-era polyester shirt and coffee-colored sweater vest in his school picture for 40 years in a row, until his retirement in 2013. dallasnews.com/news/colum…
Windows Surface is made of a durable material called Alcantara. It contains Polyester and polyurethane but the actual "recipe" for the fabric is unknown and is proprietary information that belongs to its maker windowscentral.com/what-i…
Our polyester clothing is harming our environment theguardian.com/environme…
The outdoor clothing company 'Patagonia' use plastic bottles to create polyester fleece garments and are a leading manufacturer in transforming trash into fleece, decreasing their dependence on petrol patagonia.com/us/patagoni…
The fuzzy balls of fabric that accumulate on polyester and other textiles are called pills and are caused by loose fibers balling up from abrasion during day to day wear. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pil…
Researchers have found that wax worms eat plastic bags and produce an enzyme that breaks them down into ethylene glycol, which can be used to make polyester or antifreeze. atlasobscura.com/articles…
Polyester boxers can cause electrostatic fields around your groin, reducing sperm count and sexual desire after months of use asiaandro.com/news/upload…
Ivory, glass balls, ground rubber, ox cartilage, Terylene wool, gutta-percha, Dicora, polyethylene chips, Ivalon, Etheron, Polystan strips wound into a ball, polyester Silastic rubber, teflon-silicone prostheses and even paraffin have been used to augment the female breast. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bre…
The polyester clothes we wear is made of discarded plastic bottles and rubbish. youtu.be/zyF9MxlcItw?t=1s
John Waters provided scratch n' sniff cards called Odorama to add smells to his 1981 film, "Polyester". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pol…
The late movie critic Gene Siskel bought John Travolta's iconic white polyester suit from "Saturday Night Fever" for $145,000 imdb.com/title/tt0076666/…

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