Urban billboard ad repurposed as rain catcher in community garden

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We've seen billboard ads repurposed for other uses, and we've seen a billboard that captures drinking water. Now combining a bit of both concepts, natural beauty company Burt's Bees recently donated an old billboard ad to a school for reuse as a rain catcher. Last year Burt’s Bees created an interactive billboard featuring thousands of tear-off product coupons to promote a new line of hydration cream. Originally placed in Minneapolis, the billboard has since been donated to the urban gardening students at Durham School of the Arts in North Carolina. Repurposed as a rain catching system, the billboard captures more…

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