See How America’s Largest Packaging Producer Is Ditching Plastic


Catch the wave as Wes Carter and Atlantic Packaging monitor down alternate options to plastic merchandise and extra on this docuseries.

You’ve seemingly by no means heard of Wes Carter. So far as most of us are involved, he works behind the scenes. However as president of North America’s largest privately held packaging firm, he has an enormous affect on a spot all of us share: the ocean.

Carter’s place at Atlantic Packaging makes him an unlikely advocate for marine life. Now, he’s preventing to take away plastic from his firm’s merchandise and, finally, the ocean.

Surprisingly, Carter’s legacy of social advocacy runs deep. Within the Nineteen Forties, his grandfather Horace’s Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism helped catalyze an FBI investigation that led to the arrest of over 300 Ku Klux Klan members in North Carolina.

Watch the entire story by means of the lens of surfers, outside advocates, and Carter himself in “Don’t Lie Down.” Episode 1 of A New Earth Challenge’s “Journey to a New Earth” sequence is dwell now.

Runtime: 17 minutes

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