Every year, 8 million metric tons of plastics end up in our oceans. Moreover, only 5% of all plastic actually gets recycles. So, let's move to the better alternative -aluminium. It is infinitely recyclable with no loss of quality!learn more
bottle reuse ideas
We can also go a step beyond recycling. the (not so) ugly duckling bottles are reusable. Here are some cool ideas. Have some creative ideas of your own? Share them with us.Post your project
who we are
"A great idea hatched when four people with a passion to do something about the plastics problem came together, and the (not so) ugly duckling was born." Saurav Palit, Founder
When I read how much food goes to waste, I was determined as a product formulator to redefine skincare products to use this waste material and play a part in reducing waste on this planet."
"I am a designer and an animal lover. Could there be a way to live both my passions? The philosophy of the (not so) ugly duckling is to be design forward and planet first."
" I went to Bali for a vacation. I had been there 10 years ago and this time I was shocked to see so much trash on the beach. I knew then that things had to change"