Reply to post: Re: Not much of a chemist then?

Plastic fiver: 28 years' work, saves acres of cotton... may have killed less than ONE cow*

Steve Evans

Re: Not much of a chemist then?

What if the tallow was obtained from an animal which had died happily of old age. Surely then it's just perfectly green recycling?

I guess it could also be extracted from various human limbs certain religions deem it acceptable to hack off for various transgressions. I wonder if Saudi Arabia has thought about a possible export market?

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