Tag: garbage

This is pretty awesome. Method has made a line of soap bottles made from plastic retrieved and recycled from the Pacific Garbage Patch. Together with Envision Plastics, Method sent a bunch of volunteers to hand-collect plastic bits from the ocean to bring them back to create plastic bottles. While not a perfect solution to the […]

OMG, this is truly one of the saddest videos I’ve ever seen. I’m hopeful that the school built nearby is bringing these kids out of this area, but man, those flies…I feel for these kids.

I was barely a year old when this whole fiasco happened so forgive me if this is old news to you (it’s new to me). The Mobro 4000 was a barge which left NYC in 1987 with over 3000 tons of trash originally meant for North Carolina. But because of a series of news reports […]