recycled plastic

Bureo turns recycled fishnets into skateboards to help clean the ocean

With a recycling program set up in Chile, Bureo skateboards in New England help clean the ocean one fishnet at a time, turning these old nets into skateboards using an innovative recycling system.
Smart Home

A line of housewares made from recycled materials will soon be offered by Ikea

Beginning in 2017, the massive houseware company Ikea plans on selling furniture made exclusively out of recycled plastic and recycled wood. The collection will include kitchen cabinets, a set of chairs, and glass vases.
Emerging Tech

Reflow turns plastic waste into 3D print filament, sends profits back to waste pickers

Amsterdam-based company Reflow has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help developing communities and waste pickers turn plastic waste into 3D printing filament.