The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water news stories. Come back each Friday for new stories!

  • From oil to plastic to diesel fuel? Scientists from the University of California, Irvine and the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry has developed a technique that breaks down plastic to a molecular level to turn it into a fuel similar to diesel!
  • Extreme ice bucket challenge! An amusement part in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China had a pepper eating competition where contestants sat in ice buckets!