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Frustrated By Plastic Bottles Littered Around? Pittsburgh Company Turns Them Into Fabric

“Rosenberger said the textile can be used in place of cotton, which he said is a crop with a negative impact on the environment.

“‘It takes immense amounts of water, immense amounts of fertilizer to use,’ he said. ‘We figured, why don’t we create something that picks stuff up out of landfills and out of the ocean?'”

FULL STORY published August 22, 2018 via 90.5 WESA