Tag Archives: Recycling

A rather satisfying 2011 video by Chinese manufacturer Sino Sales And Support which cranks out millions of recycled glass marbles every year.

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An undentified English Tesco this morning.

Emma Jane Dempsey writes:

Welcome to the world of Bags For Life UK. Just wait until the 5p bags disappear…

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Russian Youtuber Egorov has invented a device that allows him to unravel usable ‘string’ or narrow tape from plastic bottles.

The process is simple and very satisfying to watch.

*twitch, double-blink*

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In a combined promo for GoPro cameras and a new album by charming popsters Radiation City, sweeping pans, POVs and unexpected angles are used to capture a performance at the Cathedral Of Junk in Austin Texas in the company of ‘junk king’ Vince Hanneman.

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The Carma Project, sponsored by ad agency Leo Burnett Lisbon:

“built a bicycle out of the scrap of a retired Mercedes hoping that the heavy karma of the car could be rebalanced by riding the same number of kilometres in a greener way: just by cycling.”

Damn agency-sponsored enviro-hipsters.

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How many?

2,000.

Homebase it is so.

Joanne Cullen writes:

This is a the first plastic bottle greenhouse in North Dublin [Lynn Boylan, above, who lead the build]. It was constructed of 2,000 2 litre plastic bottles and reclaimed wood. It was created by Global Action Plan (GAP) Ireland for a local school in Ballymun and is fully operational.

 

Two thousand bottles.

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