Something New Every Day

My JD traveling mug...nice.

My JD traveling mug…nice.

On Saturday, Kelliann’s long time boyfriend, Daniel came by and brought me a coffee mug from John Deere. Daniel works in the Research, Development and testing division at the John Deere Plant in Grovetown, GA.
Daniel & Kelliann

Daniel & Kelliann

I was taken by the label on the mug..”Made from 100% U.S. Corn plastic”

I never heard of such a thing.Image 4

The mug is heavy…empty, it feels like it weights more than a traditional, plastic mug filled with coffee.

Off I went to the internet to find out about the “corn plastic”

Here is a simple explanation of how it is made:

It is good,…

…but you cannot recycle it

Like everything else, it has it’s pros and cons…good and bad.

I’m happy I got a new coffee mug….and learned something new.

About Ray V.

Living between Aiken & Charleston,, South Carolina, USA, I like to share what I am looking at, thinking about or listening to. I refer to this as the view out my window. Thanks for stopping by.
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