Shopify Studios has a series called "New Money", a weekly series discussing how everyday people are making money in some of the world’s most interesting and lucrative industries. These two episodes outline the money making potential from reduced plastic and recycled goods!
Did you know that by 2050 there will be more plastic waste in the ocean than fish? Furthermore, the plastic waste that ends up in our oceans costs the world $2.5 *trillion* dollars in damages. As our environment and oceans continue to suffer due to plastic waste, some entrepreneurs have taken the issue head on.
Check out these videos for some environmentally friendly inspiration! Are there money making methods you've discovered by reducing waste? Let us know!