Recycling is great! Have a closer look to things which are made from recycled materials!
In 2016,at the Met Gala Emma Watson wore a dress which was completely made from recycled materials. The dress was designed by Calvin Klein and for the production were plastic bottles used.
Read more about fashion made from recycled materials here.
Atlantic Coast Playgrounds is a company who produces playgrounds made from recycled, post-consumer HDPE (@Goncalo link to glossary) with stainless steel accessory metals. SO what could be better than seeing our children, our future, playing on sustainable and environmental friendly playgrounds.
- Backpacks and bags
The brand Timbuk2 offers a good example for backpacks and bags made from recycled materials. All products have a lifetime warranty and are hand sewn in the US and if you need to replace something on your bags there is the opportunity to buy spare parts.
Now you are wondering what does plastic has to do with roads – ask Toby McCartney, he can tell you a lot!
The British engineer founded the company MacRebur ® which products are made from 100% waste materials. McCartney has devised an innovative process to replace much of the crude oil-based asphalt in pavement with tiny pellets of plastic created from recyclable bottles. With using this process the streets are 60% stronger than traditional roadways.