Upcycling | The Optimist Daily: Making Solutions the News - Part 4
Today’s Solutions: July 18, 2024

Coca-Cola reveals first bottle

Coca-Cola reveals first bottle made from low-grade ocean plastic

Using breakthrough technology in plastic recycling methods, Coca Cola has revealed a new bottle made from previously low-quality marine waste plastic. The new bottle prototype is the first-ever plastic bottle made using marine plastic that has been successfully recycled from food and drink Read More...

The North Face joins National

The North Face joins National Geographic to make clothes from plastic waste

To show the rest of the fashion industry what can be done with recycled plastic, the North Face has decided to collaborate with National Geographic and create a special line of clothing made from upcycled plastic. The collection, called Bottle Source, consists of branded black and white hoodies, Read More...

This brewery is working with K

This brewery is working with Kellogg’s to turn bad cereal into beer

Turning food waste into something valuable. That’s something we love at the Optimist Daily. Just last week, we wrote about a brewery in Brooklyn turning old bagels into delicious craft beer. Today, we present to you a brewery in England that is turning another wasted breakfast ingredient into Read More...

These artists used old IKEA fu

These artists used old IKEA furniture to make funky habitats for wild animals

Although putting IKEA furniture together is known to cause immense stress for humans, the giant Swedish furniture store has now found a way to bring some peace to the world’s smallest critters. The company has just kicked off a collaboration with London–based artists, architects and designers Read More...