TOMRA – A Solution all Supermarkets should Have!

    When Plastic Continents’ President Natacha Palay visited Europe, the month of June and July, she discovered a company named TOMRA. “I went grocery shopping in Bruxelles, and noticed a customer come into the store with bags full of plastic bottles. I later saw him at the entrance of the store disposing them into…

Plastic Continents is Partnering up with Plaine Products!

As of Today, Plastic Continents has officially Partnered up with Plaine Products! Plastic Continents has chosen to partner up with Plaine Products, because of their mission and what this company strives for: It’s a unique company in that we: – Are taking responsibility for our packaging – Are providing an alternative to single use plastics…

JUST Water

I discovered JUST Water, when I looked up the company Tetra Pak. Tetra Pak, is a swedish company with their headquarters located in Switzerland. They describe themselves in the following way: “Together with our customers we make food safe and available, everywhere. Since the start in 1951 we have taken pride in providing the best…

Proud To Introduce This Weeks Plastic Artist: Jude Edmondson!

Plastic Continents first discovered Jude Edmonson on Instagram. Instagram username: @judeedmondsonart Website Page: https://judithedmondsonart.wixsite.com/artist After noticing Jude’s work, Plastic Continents was intrigued in knowing more about her work, and how she got herself involved with up-cycling and recycling plastic. Thankfully, Jude Edmondson agreed to have an interview with Plastic Continents and was kind enough to…

Bioplastics

Five Global Companies Pledge Cooperation on Bioplastics. Coca-Cola Ford Motor Heinz Nike  Procter & Gamble Please follow,like us, and share:

How Many Countries and Cities Have Banned Plastic Bags?

The following list is made up of all the countries whom have banned Plastic bags. *OB=Outright Ban 1.Germany South Africa, (OB) 2,Italy, (OB 2010) 3.Australia, (OB in supermarkets 2008) 4.India, (OB in area’s including Mumbai) 5.Somalia, (OB) 6.Botswana, (OB) 7.Philippines, (OB, coming soon) 8.Uganda, (OB) 9.Kenya, (OB) 10.Japan 11.Turkey 12.Zanzibar, (OB) 13.Eritrea, (OB) 14.Ethiopia, (OB) 15.Papua…

Why I Care

Before… I go all research-based on you guys, I’d like to let you know Plastic Continents was not created to change you, who you are, or what you believe.  On the contrary!  Plastic Continents is something I came up with originally when I was asked my second year of college, a pre-med student then,  “where do you see yourself in…

Charles Moore’s Relationship With Plastic

In 1997, while returning to southern California after finishing the Los Angeles-to-Hawaii Yatch sailing race, he and his crew caught sight of trash floating in the North Pacific Gyre. He has since dedicated his life to understanding and remediating the ocean’s plastic load. He has written articles about the extent of this garbage, and the effects on sea life, which…