Train station upcycles lost property for pop-up store

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We recently wrote about how the Glove Love service is saving separated gloves from going to waste by matching them with other lost gloves and selling them. Following a similar concept, the Lost & Found pop-up store in the Netherlands is now turning unclaimed goods into new products to sell. Typically, lost property items get thrown away if they aren't picked up by customers within the allotted time. However, for this special event — initiated by the country's national train service Nederlandse Spoorwegen — some of the more unusual items that never get claimed were selected to be showcased. As…

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