FMC Philippines, Inc. - Cebu, Philippines
FMC Philippines, in Cebu, a manufacturer of carrageenan from seaweed, is organizing two activities in Guindacpan Island, a seaweed-growing island in Talibon, Bohol, Philippines on June 8th 2013, to be participated by about 60 volunteers from FMC, the Cebu City Marriott Hotel, FMC's seaweed suppliers and the community. FMC Phils is a subsidiary of FMC Corporation in the US.
- A beach clean-up of plastic wastes that come from seaweed farming. Litter shall be brought back to Cebu for landfill disposal.
- Turnover of at least 6,000 used plastic bottles from FMC and Marriott Cebu to seaweed farmers. This is an FMC bottles-for-floaters sustainability project that aims to replace single-use polystyrene seaweed line floaters with long-lasting plastic bottles.
Partners: Cebu City Marriott Hotel, the barangay of Guindacpan
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