The plastic six-pack rings can seriously harm marine life, as they choke seals, wrap the shells of sea turtles and tangle the wings of sea birds.
Plastic pollution is a significant issue for the Gulf of Mexico, as it has one of the most noteworthy concentrations of marine plastic on the planet. In any case, one bottling works in Florida has an answer bio gradable six-pack rings that can fill in as a little snack to the untamed life, as they are made of barley and wheat.
They appear as though they are made out of cardboard, however the wheat and grain side-effects have been compacted into a touch, strong material, which can continue the standard mileage related with transport and capacity in an icebox.
These rings were created by Saltwater Brewery, a specialty microbrewery in Delray Beach, with a startup called Eco Six Pack Rings (E6PR). They trust different bottling works will buy the new rings and help cut assembling costs down.
Peter Agardy, leader of the brand at the distillery, said that it is a substantial venture for such a little bottling works surfers, fishermen and people who enjoy the sea, so Chris Gove, leader of Delray conceded that they trust they will impact the big folks and move them to jump aboard.
CBS News revealed that the undertaking was a community exertion between private investors from the beverage packing industry, Mexican biodegradable supplier “Entelequia” and New York ad agency “We Believers”. Since they are made with by-product waste and other materials as well, these rings will be compostable they are being discharged in the right way, and biodegradable in the event that they end up being littered.
The bottling works is trying the rings with a gathering of specialty distilleries, however they won’t talk about particulars now. E6PR is one of the potential approaches to turn the tide toward cleaner waters.