Posts Categorized: Recycle

Food waste converted into fibres for textiles

A material science startup company is focusing on recycling agricultural and post-consumer waste into high quality sustainable textiles.

New shoes made from recycled gum

A fashion company is marketing a new sneaker with soles made from recycled gum.

Hotel turns old linens into new pyjamas

A hotel chain in partnership with a charity is repurposing old linens into pyjamas to help children in need get a good night’s sleep.

3D-printed public furniture is fully recyclable

A design studio in the Netherlands uses 3D printing to turn plastic waste into public furniture that encourages citizens to co-operate.

Used toilet paper helps pave a bike path

Dutch companies have devised a way to recycle toilet into construction materials.

Furniture company combines recycling and design

A German furniture maker turns trash into designer products by creating its own materials from discarded items.

Cigarette butts enhance asphalt performance

A researcher has developed a technique which uses cigarette butts to create better performing asphalt.

Beach plastic repurposed into sleek kitchenware

Supercyclers design collective has enlisted designers to create attractive kitchen tabletop objects made entirely of reclaimed ocean plastics from Australian beaches.

Amazonian store swaps recyclables for food

A new eco-friendly shop has being established in the Amazon that lets customers swap plastics and aluminium cans for food.