MakeDIY: Giving A Second Life to Plastic Waste, and All You Need to Know to get Inspired.

PET PLASTIC DOES NOT BIODEGRADE and will take over 1000 years to break down. SOME COUNTRIES HAVE BANNED THE USE OF PLASTIC BAGS or imposed a pay per use model. THEIR efFECT will continue to ravage marine LIFE. here are what Designers, artists, and scientists are doing TO REDUCE PLASTIC WASTE.

 
  Rachel Comey  - Brand  Composite Top

Rachel Comey - Brand

Composite Top

 
 

Learn about Plastics and be inspired to reuse and upcycle pet plastic into anything you imagine.

 
  Care to Recycle -  Johsnson & Johnson Brand + DIY Community  DIY: Reach Dental Floss Storage Box

Care to Recycle-  Johsnson & Johnson Brand + DIY Community

DIY: Reach Dental Floss Storage Box

  Bottle boat by Floris Hovers  - Books  Book:  Think Dutch!

Bottle boat by Floris Hovers - Books

Book: Think Dutch!

     B  rudiy  - DIY Blogger  DIY: GATUNA POT

 

Brudiy - DIY Blogger

DIY: GATUNA POT

  Sonya Sanchez Arias  - Artist  Upcycle Rubber 

Sonya Sanchez Arias - Artist

Upcycle Rubber 

     gulguvenc  - DIY Community Instructables  DIY: MAKE AN ART BOWL FROM PET BOTTLE

 

gulguvenc - DIY Community Instructables

DIY: MAKE AN ART BOWL FROM PET BOTTLE

     A  lmost Makes Perfect  - DIY Blogger  DIY: UPCYCLED PLANT HANGERS

 

Almost Makes Perfect - DIY Blogger

DIY: UPCYCLED PLANT HANGERS

     PERPETUAL PLASTIC PROJECT  - Community Project  What if you could turn plastic waste into almost anything?

 

PERPETUAL PLASTIC PROJECT - Community Project

What if you could turn plastic waste into almost anything?

     Zitta Schnitt  - Artist,  DIY Community  DIY: PET Bottle Purse // OG 2004   PET BOTTLE PURSE IS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD HERE:  ENGLISH

 

Zitta Schnitt - Artist,  DIY Community

DIY: PET Bottle Purse // OG 2004 

PET BOTTLE PURSE IS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD HERE: ENGLISH

 
only we humans make waste that nature can’t digest;
— charles moore marine biologist
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3D printed chairs made from recycled plastics.

Print Your City! uses large scale 3D printing to transform the plastic waste of cities into meaningful applications for the built environment. We work to create closed loops for plastic and involve local communities in the shaping of their surroundings.

Click here to learn how to make your own filament by recycling old 3D print / Part 1

 
  Source Unknown  - DIY  Upcycle Water bottle planter

Source Unknown - DIY

Upcycle Water bottle planter

 

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