Awareness of ocean-bound plastic has heightened over recent years, as have efforts to collect, recycle and re-use it. However, many brands and manufacturers still have concerns about its quality, collection processes, and cost that are potentially hindering the scalability of the market.

“Our certification provides assurance and transparency to buyers who want to use the material. This is extremely important because companies and manufacturers often feel confused about how they can verify where the material comes from,” – Ryan Schoenike, OceanCycle Co-founder.

Our Co-founder Ryan Schoenike and Raffi Schieir from our partner brand Prevented Ocean Plastic speak about building trust in the ocean-bound plastics space and the importance of clear standards and definitions.

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