From Black Oil to Pink Bubble Gum Crude Oil is processed at the refinery to create the raw material to make bubble gum. The refining process has three steps: Distilling Converting Treating Crude Oil Gives Us Bubble Gum Raw Material Food grade plastics are made from crude oil. Product Bubble gum is made from food grade plastics. From Synthetic Rubber to Pink Bubble Gum Food grade plastics for bubble gum are made from synthetic rubber. Synthetic rubber is made from monomers. Monomers are gotten from refining crude oil. Synthetic Rubber How Is Bubble Gum Made? Click on the black box to play the Discovery video Bubble Gum: How It’s Made http://www.youtube.com Environmental Consequences of Making Bubble Gum Describe if there are any known environmental consequences. If not then write about that. Add a graphic about the environmental consequences that are known about making bubble gum.