Professional Soccer Players Wear Old Plastic Bottles

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By: Alejandro Gutierrez

 

Ocean plastic has been turned into uniforms for soccer teams stressing ecology.  The plastic is recovered from the ocean and recycled.

Adidas uses ocean plastic for coral-coloured Real Madrid kits

This relates to engineering because a manufacturing process was needed to turn the plastic into uniforms.  Also engineering was used to gather the plastic from the sea.

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