23 Jan '12, 4pm
Poppoing a bottle of vino tonight? Don't forget to recycle the cork! Why it's important: via @ecofabulous
has partnered with businesses to collect cork at restaurants, hotels, wine bars, and more to ensure that it doesn’t contribute to our greater carbon footprint. What seems like a paltry doodad discarded from a bottle of wine can actually find life post swilling of Sangiovese, don’tcha know. Whether repurposed as stunning artwork or used to protect your beloved iPad, the wonder material can be put to myriad uses and beautify the world simultaneously.