- Ocean Sole is a company turning broken flip-flops into colorful animal sculptures
- Masses of rubber sandals blight beaches and waterways, creating an eco-disaster
- Kenya-based Ocean Sole aims to recycle some 400,000 flip-flops every year
- The company sells its creations in zoos, aquariums and stores around the world
(CNN)If you're walking along the east African coast and chance upon a herd of brightly-striped elephants, flame-hued rhinos and a tower of crazily-colored giraffes, then don't panic, you're not hallucinating -- and neither have you stumbled on a psychedelic new species, sorry.