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barbie launches doll collection made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic

mattel has introduced the first barbie collection made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic. dubbed barbie loves the ocean, the launch presents a big step in mattel’s goal of achieving 100% recycled, recyclable or bio-based plastic materials across all of its products and packaging by 2030.

barbie launches doll collection made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic
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‘this barbie launch is another addition to mattel’s growing portfolio of purpose-driven brands that inspire environmental consciousness with our consumer as a key focus,’ said richard dickson, president and chief operating officer, mattel. ‘at mattel, we empower the next generation to explore the wonder of childhood and reach their full potential. we take this responsibility seriously and are continuing to do our part to ensure kids can inherit a world that’s full of potential, too.’

barbie launches doll collection made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic

 

 

the barbie loves the ocean collection features three dolls whose bodies are made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic parts and is accompanied by the beach shack playset also made from 90% recycled plastic. the company also guarantees its high manufacturing standards will deliver the same quality expected from the world renowned doll.

barbie launches doll collection made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic

 

 

‘our 62-year legacy is steeped in evolution, as we consistently drive forward initiatives designed to better reflect the world kids see around them. barbie loves the ocean is a prime example of sustainable innovations we’ll make as part of creating a future environment where kids can thrive,’ said lisa mcknight, senior vice president and global head of barbie & dolls, mattel. ‘we are passionate about leveraging the scope and reach of our global platform to inspire kids to be a part of the change they want to see in the world.’

barbie launches doll collection made from 90% recycled ocean-bound plastic

 

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