But you still can’t eat them…yet!
Though the new plant-based polyethylene pieces will comprise only 1 to 2 percent of the plastic used by Lego, the vice-president of environmental responsibility, Tim Brooks, reports high hopes for the new eco-friendly plans. “This is a great first step in our ambitious commitment of making all Lego bricks using sustainable materials,” he said.
He continued, “At the Lego group we want to make a positive impact on the world around us, and we are working hard to make great play products for children using sustainable materials.”
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