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Leo Baekeland Podcasts

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Leo Baekeland. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Leo Baekeland, often where they are interviewed.

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Leo Baekeland. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Leo Baekeland, often where they are interviewed.

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 3084: Leo Baekeland and Bakelite

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Episode: 3084 Leo Baekeland and Bakelite.  Today, Bakelite.
Oct 27 2020 · 3mins
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EP116 - Leo Baekeland and the plastic revolution

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EP116 Gives us an insight in the live, work and inventions of Leo #Baekeland. A chemist who started his career in #Belgium and moved to the USA to become one of the main inventors of synthetic plastic with his invention of Bakelite. #RHOB

Aug 11 2020 · 42mins

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Leo Baekeland announced Bakelite - February 8, 1909

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On this day in 1909, Belgian chemist Leo Baekeland announced his invention of Bakelite to the public.

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Feb 08 2020 · 6mins
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Leo Baekeland, The Father of Plastics

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Dr. Leo Baekeland, the inventor of the first synthetic plastic, was a wealthy man at a young age thanks to his innovation in photograph developing. But it was his work with phenol and formaldehyde that would help usher in the age of plastics.

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Feb 18 2015 · 28mins