Oil-free Lego bricks – level 2
Lego, a famous toy company from Denmark, stopped trying to make its bricks without using oil-based plastics.
Lego found out that a new material which they tried actually produces more carbon emissions. Lego’s CEO said that they tested many materials but couldn’t find a good one but they are still working on this and want to make their toys using eco-friendly materials by 2032.
Lego started trying to replace plastic bricks with eco-friendly ones in 2020. The hard part is finding a material that is good for the environment and still looks and sounds like the old plastic bricks.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What challenges has Lego faced in trying to make eco-friendly bricks that look and sound like their traditional plastic bricks?
LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS
News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
How to improve your English with News in Levels:
- Do the test at Test Languages.
- Go to your level. Go to Level 1 if you know 1-1000 words. Go to Level 2 if you know 1000-2000 words. Go to Level 3 if you know 2000-3000 words.
- Read two news articles every day.
- Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.
- Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
- Listen to the news from today without reading the text.
- Answer the question under today’s news and write the answer in the comments.