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How Ikea is giving marine litter a new lease of life

With today’s consumers now actively choosing companies that put importance on sustainability, the world’s major retailers have acknowledged this shift and are now taking reducing waste and recycling seriously. Furniture giant Ikea is one of those next wave companies doing just that. The company has this year launched its new fabric and upholstery collection Musselbloma which consists of bags, tablecloths and cushion covers, all made with materials from plastic waste collected from the ocean.