And if that's not enough this mega-vessel also utilizes nearly 90% reusable/recyclable materials. So when this mammoth comes to the end of its days, its parts will be reused on future vessels instead of becoming a huge contributor to the landfills. 10 ships are currently on order to transport products between Europe and Asia. To read more: Maersk Orders 'World's Greenest Container Ship'
Let’s hope that the U.S. will soon get on board the Triple-E boat. With $120 billion and growing in imported goods from China alone, securing more eco friendly transportation is the only way that we can come close to a sustainable option.