Valentine's Day is just around the corner and many popular Valentine gifts are powered by oil and natural gas. Read 5 examples of how oil and natural gas powers your Valentine’s Day.
1. Valentine's Plush
Most plushes are made out of synthetic fibers, such as polyester. Polyester is a kind of plastic that is commonly derived from petroleum made from oil and natural gas.
2. Wine Bottles
Wine bottles are made of glass, which is made using infrared heat, most commonly generated by oil and natural gas.
3. Dinner Date
Your Valentine’s dinner date night is powered by oil and natural gas from the transportation to the restaurant to the energy the restaurant uses.
4. Flower Delivery
From the transportation to the plastic wrapping, oil and natural gas powers your flower delivery.
5. Foil Balloons
Foil balloons are made using nylon, a derivative from oil and natural gas.