Name Name

title
descript

SEARCH

148 results for "plastic recycling"
Page
15

Woolly Pocket

shop
DIY vertical gardening system made from recycled plastic water bottles in the USA. $49.00

Pockets are simple to install and maintain. Just place and fill with beautiful, full-size plants. Breathable sides release excess moisture and aerate soil. Waterproof lining helps keep walls and floors dry....read more

Yasuaki Onishi: Reverse of Volume

read
An illusory mountainscape installation 'invisibly cast' in draped plastic

Entering Houston’s Rice University Art Gallery, you'd be forgiven for wondering whether you'd walked into some weird, icy landscape where all matter was negative. Made from nothing more than plastic sheeting and black hot glue, reverse of volume RG is the latest -- and largest -- of Yasuaki Onishi's "reverse of volume" series, in which the Japanese artist creates monumental forms that......read more

Wheatware Drum Sticks

shop
Tree-free, plastic-free stix!

Offering a textured grip, natural feel, and amazing bounce back, these forest saving, biodegradable wheat sticks do not splinter, therefore last longer than wood. Technical info: 2B Round Tip, Diameter 5/8 inch, 16 inches long....read more

Fetch Dog Bed

shop
Fleece made from recycled plastic bottles that's super comfy. $89.00

The Eco Friendly Pillow Dog Bed is filled with 100% reycled bottle fill and covered with 85% recycled Intelliloft™ fleece. It's cozy, soft, rugged, and dog-approved. Available in Thyme/Brown or Sky Blue/Brown....read more

SHFT Sampler 1-14-11

read
Weekly links: Beyond plastic packaging, the bluefin tuna question, repurposed Circle Ks, and more.

It's 2011, we've known about the problems of plastic pollution for, oh, a few decades now. So why the hell is excessive plastic packaging still so pervasive? On her Design Observer blog, superstar designer Marian Bantjes challenges product designers to think beyond plastics.  In Brooklyn, Pratt Institute's newly opened Myrtle Hall flexes the school's commitment to sustainability. The......read more

Canned Food and Cancer Risk

read
Report says exposure to BPA in canned food is "far more extensive" than plastic bottles.

A few years ago, when animal studies starting linking BPA (bisphenol A) to various cancers, the resulting consumer uproar forced a mass recall of reusable plastic bottles. Safety-conscious mothers everywhere let out a giant sigh of relief as baby bottles were pulled from the shelves. A big win had been scored for consumer safety. The problem? Those aren't the only things that contain BPA. In......read more

Mode Recycling Center

shop
Recycling made easy. $179.99

The Mode™ Deluxe Recycling Center is an all-in-one solution for all your recycling needs. 3 compartments for 17 gallons total capacity means you can sort and store all your recycling in one beautiful place. ...read more

Old Roller Blinds Become Shapely Lounge Chair

read
Creative recycling by Tenenbaum Hazan

Israeli industrial design studio Tenenbaum Hazan has found a surprising use for the plastic window blinds that have been replaced by lighter, stronger alternatives made of aluminum. The flowing, curvaceous TRIS chair features old plastic roller blinds held together by a closed wooden contour that keeps the form in place. The side where you sit is flexible while the other side......read more

Page
15