Out of the many garbage gyres present in various oceans on earth, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is one of the largest and it has gained attention of many environmentalists and researchers repeatedly. It is a large patch covered with plastic rubbish. The patch is as large as that of entire Turkey, and is located in the North Pacific. It is not at all an easy task to recycle such massive debris.
Various things are being made using recycled material and there is no reason why making dresses from recycled stuff cannot be a possibility. The benefit of recycling is that it helps save the environment and such dresses not only look trendy, but are also quite usable. Let us look at a few such dresses:
The concept of recycling emerged with the realization that despite of the apparent abundance, the amount of natural resources is limited. We have to use these resources sparingly and stop wastage. Through recycling, we can get back the natural materials that were used to make the objects that have gone through their lifecycle. These materials can be constructively used for utilitarian purposes.
Today is never too late to start thinking about the effect you have on the environment. Recently, the eco movement has had some major success but let us not stop now. Here are some artist that create upcycled art. Let them inspire you to stay true to your commitment to protect our planet.
Mines are not something you would want to work with, or even go near, for that matter. Marine mines are the same, only a lot more dangerous. Their size however, does allow them to be repurposed into some very cool objects, as the work of Estonian artist Mati Karmin shows. The artist worked with marine mines to change those deadly and horrid objects into things far more acceptable, desirable even.
Art is often hard to understand. There is much that gets lost in artistic interpretations. But the messages that these Eco works of art convey is clear. You can tell by their use of materials. These are designs that want you to think about how you can reuse and recycle things. These artist have turned trash into treasure. Enjoy.
Upcycling is the new trend that eco-conscious people are following. It is all about improvising objects and making them prettier and more useful. There are several things around us like plastic bags, cardboard boxes, and paper that we mindlessly throw into the garbage bin. If you can utilize these things for making something nice and decorative, you absolutely should upcycle them. Upcycling is the brother of recycling and reduces the amount of daily household wastage. Who doesn’t like to decorate their home for festive seasons? Most homeowners love decorating their homes and many of them like to undertake small DIY projects for making beautiful wreaths for decoration. Wreaths are mandatory […]
Holidays are always fun, but to make those holidays interesting for your kids is something that the parents are responsible for. Parents have to think of myriad ways that can make their kids happy and cheerful while they are on holidays. Besides outings, we have a special tip for parents, which will help them grow the bond with their kids even stronger.
Globally construction companies are working towards adopting sustainable practices that will help reduce material costs through measured usage and reuse of many materials. The reason for this is largely based on the increased material cost and the imperative towards environment friendly construction practices as well. Adopting such measures also attracts tax incentives and rebates which help in further reducing overall costs.
Protecting the environment must be top priority for every individual and household as a serious depletion in resources is facing us. The greatest contribution we can make towards this front is to reduce waste and recycle articles that we can. Many innovative recycle strategies have been applied in the past to cut down wastage and recycled furniture sold on streets is a great example of that. For the quality and style conscious ones, recycled furniture is durable, inexpensive and looks great.