Accidents

Who Invented Glitter?

Henry Ruschmann accidentally invented glitter when he was trying to figure out a way to put discarded plastic to use.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. Glitter was invented by Henry Ruschmann as a way to recycle unused plastics. 00:19

  2. Research shows a love for glitter may be evolutionary. 01:06

Written by Curiosity Staff February 18, 2015

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