Florida Brewery Innovates to Help the Environment

Finally, after decades of plastic six pack rings plaguing the Earth’s environment, a craft microbrewery in Florida developed an environmentally conscious version that is not only biodegradable, it is also edible by sea life.

Saltwater Brewery, in combination with a startup called E6PR, created the rings to help offset the environmental damage caused by their plastic counterparts.

According to the E6PR YouTube channel,

The E6PR™ is the first eco-friendly six pack ring made from by-product waste and other compostable materials, designed to replace the plastic rings, which are truly damaging to our environment. When disposed of properly, the E6PR finds its way to a compostable facility, where it will degrade in days, and when, unfortunately, left out in open land or a water system, it will degrade in a matter of weeks. Another encouraging fact of our product is that it’s made from compostable organic materials that do not cause harm to wildlife in case of ingestion.​

This kind of product innovation is exactly what the world needs. Developing and improving on stagnant product designs is a great way for new brands to thrive and especially crucial for our human obligation to lessen our impact on the world and its resources.

For more information about this product, please visit e6pr.com

  • SOURCE: The Times-Picayune
  • BRANDS: Saltwater Brewery / E6PR
  • WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT: A product that saves sea turtles should make you happy.

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