Heard Something About Plastics?
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Determining fact from fiction on the Internet can be harder than you think. We know because people often contact us with questions about rumors concerning plastics. And since many of these might sound scientific or seem like good common sense, it's only natural to be concerned. If you've heard a rumor about plastics and want to know more, you've come to the right place.
Like most scams, e-myths share certain features that can help you ID a hoax when you see one. For example, your e-mail just might be hoax if:
The story or information is difficult to verify.
More often than not, e-mail hoaxes sound factual. The idea is to get you to buy into the story without researching the facts
. Tales of a conspiracy or cover-up and vague references (e.g., my friend's sister-in-law) are just some of the tactics hoaxters use to discourage you from doing a quick key word search.
Learn more ways to spot a hoax
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