18 Apr '11, 7am

BornFree to Turn Bottles into Toys

BornFree has launched recyclable 5 oz and 9 oz baby bottles along with a national recycling program to turn the bottles into toys, furniture and other products. The baby bottle maker said that the PES containers, made from new materials, are 100 percent PBA-free and phthalate-free. The bottles can be re-used many times, BornFree said, but parents who no longer need their bottles can return them to the company. BornFree is establishing depot centers for the bottles in Target, Babies ‘R Us, BuyBuyBaby and Bed Bath & Beyond stores. In the meantime, customers can register their returns online and receive free postage. “By purchasing BornFree Eco-Friendly bottles, consumers are making a conscious decision to do their part for both the health of their baby and the health of the planet,” BornFree president and co-founder Ron Vigor said. Juvenile products manufacturer Summer Infan...

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