How Adidas Turns Plastic Bottles Into Shoes
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Experts predict that in 30 years, there will be...
... more marine species in our oceans than ever before.
... more plastic in our oceans than fish.
... more fish in our oceans than our civilization needs.
Why did Adidas partner with the environmental organization Parley for the Oceans in 2015?
To profit from the company's 'green' image.
To convert ocean waste plastic into sportswear.
To make the production process more efficient.
How many tons of plastic has the partnership prevented from reaching the oceans?
How do Parley and its partners get access to the
They filter out trash from the ocean.
They collect trash from coastal areas.
They receive trash from fishermen .
Adidas' processing plant produces small plastic flakes by...
... washing, melting, and shaping the plastic waste.
... shredding, pressing, and hydrating the plastic waste.
... crushing, washing, and dehydrating the plastic waste.
Adidas uses the polyester yarn made by ocean plastic to ...
... form athletic shoe soles and tearproof shoelaces.
... form the upper parts of shoes and clothing like jerseys.
... form complete shoes and comfortable jersey collars.
Currently, more than 40% of Adidas' apparel uses recycled polyester. Why does this not eliminate plastic
Washing it can cause particles, which may damage the washing machine.
Washing it can create microfibers, which may end up in the ocean.
Washing it can have negative effects on the fiber quality.