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The Plastic Eaters

What if a man-made virus with the power to melt all plastic became as infectious as the common cold? When a plane crashes in South America, in quite extrodinary circumstances, it's up to Dr Quist's team to avert further disaster.

  • Originally Aired February 9, 1970
  • Runtime 60 minutes
  • Network BBC One
  • Created April 6, 2014 by
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Name Type Role
Kit Pedler Writer
Gerry Davis Writer
Paul Ciappessoni Director