Property 1
Jun 23, 2021 6:44 PM
Submitted By
Megha Mishra
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Brief Analysis of the Product

  • Cotton-polyester is shipped to a factory
  • Huge rectangular sheets are sewn into the shape of a pillowcase
  • Flipped inside-out and filled with sheets of polyester filling
  • Workers sew the pillow closed
  • Polyester is made from coal, air, water, and petroleum
  • Usually manufacture pillows in the US

Key Features that Promote Sustainability

  • Long Lasting
  • Can be repaired easily
  • Can be repurposed

Features that Reduce Sustainability

  • Cloth is not sustainable to produce
  • Filling is polyester, which doesn't biodegrade
  • Can't be recycled due to hygiene reasons