Posts Tagged:bottle

Re-using beer bottles to create houses

In 1960, brewing magnate Alfred Heineken was visiting Curaçao, off the Venezuelan coast, when he noted with dismay the acres of trash underfoot—a good part of it produced by his own company. Heineken Breweries had an efficient bottle-return system in Holland, where the average bottle was used 30 times before being discarded. But without modern…

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Another “no” for bottled water.

A Business Insider column noted that two-thirds of the bottled water sold in the United States is in individual 16.9-ounce bottles, which comes out to roughly $7.50 per gallon. That’s about 2,000 times higher than the cost of a gallon of tap water. And most people say it doesn’t tast better then bottled water. But…

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Clean Oceans And Clean Dishes

Ocean Plastic is the biggest issue most of us have never heard of (yet). It affects every major body of water. Wach this documantary about clean oceans.

Drinking water from an edible bottle

How to get rid of the ever growing pile of used plastic bottles? Just invent the edible bottle!

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