A new startup, Sway, aims to eradicate single-use plastics from the earth’s surface. Sway is investing in the use of seaweeds to make sustainable and environmentally-friendly packaging bags. Sway recently raised $2.5 million to facilitate its mission. The company works with the Compost Manufacturing Alliance to ensure its products meet industry standards, said it will begin to roll out its bags in 2022.
The product eminated from a wonderful competition called Beyond the Bag Initiative. Big companies like Walmart, Kroeger, Target, CVS Health, Ulta Beauty, Dick’s and others committed over $15 million to eliminate the terrible plastic bag from our planet. The winer was Sway, as in Sway the Future.