How much weight does it take to sink a plastic bottle?

Answer To determine how much weight will be needed to sink a sealed plastic bottle in water, the weight of the volume displaced by the bottle must be found. Assuming a 1-gallon bottle with an empty weigh... Read More »

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I put some hot water in a plastic bottle and my bottle shrank is there anyway that I could I shrink it?

What has happened is that your bottle has collapsed, because your putting hot liquid in it and then putting on a lid created a vacuum. This has been demonstrated millions of times in junior high sc... Read More »

If plastic water bottle lid melted badly onto dishwasher element would other plastics absorb toxins if present Concerned about toxicitycontamination of plastic baby bottles in washer at time?

You can, however, this may cause tarnishing of any exposed copper.

How to Sink a Water Bottle Without Unscrewing the Cap?

Objects float when they have less density than the water they are floating on. Since an empty water bottle is light and filled with air, it will float on water unless you remove the cap, which will... Read More »

How to Clean a Plastic Sink?

Plastic sinks are in many kitchen and bathroom areas because they are inexpensive and require little maintenance. As with any other type of sink, plastic sinks are consistently in contact with food... Read More »