Ancient egyptians were known to have worked withe many natural polymers.
They even used milk glue!
1779 - 1848
He coined the word 'POLYMER'.
1863 - 1944
He created the first man-made polymer called Bakelite.
1881 - 1965
Known as the father of polymer chemistry
He won a Nobel Prize in 1953.
The toy company Mattel first introduced the world to SLIME as a toy.
Polymers are found literally everywhere: From the food you eat to the toys you play - they are even inside your body like your DNA and muscles!
Polymers have been used since centuries - this timeline will help open up the GARDEN to collect the ingredients you'll need for your treat!