May 06, 2021
Ask any engineer and they will lament the paradox of fixing a problem here only to have a consequential something break over there.
What is the right move, right decision, right material? Recycled plastics vs. plastic leaching. Electric care v. mining for rare earth elements. It's a constant give and take of weighing what drives the most impact and what is a consequence we just have to accept. It is easy to agonize to the point of inaction.Read More
Apr 12, 2021
Apr 05, 2021
As the world's largest online retailer, Amazon is also one of the biggest users of plastic packaging. From our own research at FiveADRIFT, we know that an incredibly diverse number of suppliers can provide plastic-free packaging, tape and water soluble adhesives (some of our favorite products can actually be planted and turn into flowers).Read More