KELOWNA, BC, Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Pela Case, pioneers of the world's first zero-waste, 100% compostable, phone case is proud to team up with the Surfrider Foundation - a network of passionate people who are dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network.
The collaboration between Pela and the Surfrider Foundation consists of the addition of limited-edition, custom-designed cases to Pela's line of fully biodegradable phone cases. Pela has created a series of cases with the new Surfrider logo with the purpose of giving back to the world's oceans and beaches. Five percent of all sales from the newly-released Pela Case will go directly to the Surfrider Foundation. Furthermore, Pela will also be working to help support fundraising campaigns and events to further Surfrider's mission of protecting the ocean and coasts.
"The partnership between Pela and the Surfrider Foundations is a natural fit," said Pela Co-Founder and CEO, Matt Bertulli. "We are joined together by a common mission: to create a cleaner planet for future generations. Both organisations are passionate about reducing plastic pollution and fostering the use of sustainable lifestyle options. We couldn't be prouder to be coming together on this joint venture."
The new limited-edition compostable phone cases can be purchased on the Pela Case and Surfrider websites, and the donations will help the Surfrider Foundation to continue the amazing work of educating communities and working with them to create more awareness and protect clean water and healthy beaches.
ABOUT SURFRIDER FOUNDATION
The Surfrider Foundation is a nonprofit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world's ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful network. Founded in 1984 by a handful of visionary surfers in Malibu, California, the Surfrider Foundation now maintains more than one million supporters, activists and members, with over 160 volunteer-led chapters and student clubs in the U.S., and more than 500 victories protecting our coasts. Learn more at surfrider.org.
ABOUT PELA CASE
Pela is a team of nature-loving individuals who are collectively building a passionate, global community committed to creating a waste free future. The sheer volume of plastic in the world's oceans is out of control, and repercussions will be felt for generations to come if collective action isn't taken. Pela believes that we must push for sustainable products to become the new normal in order to create a healthier planet for our families and future generations. Pela's model is built around producing environmentally sustainable and beautifully designed products. The company's first line, Pela Case, is made from their unique material called Flaxstic®. The phone cases are built to fully biodegrade and can be easily composted, setting a new standard in sustainable-plastic consumer products. As Pela's mission is to build a future without waste, Pela Case is an easy lifestyle switch that can help everyone make the change. For more information, visit http://www.pelacase.com
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