Suppliers work with local pickers to scavenge the profitable plastics. Photo courtesy of OceanCycle.
These raw materials are ground, washed, and pelletized. Photo courtesy of OceanCycle.
Then, they’re sold to manufacturers like Herman Miller, where we test and re-engineer the plastic.
An estimated 234 metric tons of ocean-bound plastic diverted from the ocean annually
(That's the equivalent of 23 million water bottles!)*