21 Sep '11, 12pm

Method to Make Bottles From Pacific Garbage Patch

Method to Make Bottles From Pacific Garbage Patch

I asked anti-plastic activist Beth Terry, of FakePlasticFish.com (now known as myplasticfreelife.com ) fame, what she thought about this. First off, she shared my concern about the concentration of pollutants in this ocean plastic, and wondered what kind of testing Method has done to ensure the safety of this material. Secondly, she added that, “I’m glad Method is drawing attention to the problem of ocean plastic pollution. I’m glad the company wants to be part of the solution. But if we are going to mine the ocean for plastic to recycle, shouldn’t we make it into products that are durable rather than more disposable packaging?”

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/09/method-make-bottles-p...

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