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8 ways and whys to reuse plastic, from bottles to packing peanuts

8 ways and whys to reuse plastic, from bottles to packing peanuts

As many people know, reuse is a step up from recycling. In fact, reuse is the middle-man between reduce and recycle, and some would be surprised at how many opportunities for reuse there really are – once you start looking for them. We’re not talking about simply covering a bottle in magazine cut-outs, sticking some flowers inside and voilà - a masterpiece vase is born. There’s more to it. Though there is always room for easy and fun projects, the reuse that we find most interesting is the kind you can’t tell is reused. There are some quality results that can be achieved, and just like we learned with T-shirts , many products have a lot of reuse potential. These are our eight creative ways (with a why and how mixed in) to reuse plastic, in all of its forms: 1. Getting Every Drop: Plastic Bottles These little puppies are everywhere. In fact, they are a valuable part of most...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2009/08/31/8-ways-whys-to-reuse-...

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