You probably put glass, plastic, and tin cans in the recycle box to be carted away. You may take plastic bags back to the grocery store. But have you thought of the 15 ideas in these two videos?
Can You Recycle Your Hair?
Why not? This video shows you 7 things you probably never knew you could recycle but can. Aside from your hair (hair clippings make good mulch) there’s shoes, old bicycles, soda can tabs, hearing aids and eyeglasses, crayons, and old VHS cassettes. It even shows you how they are reused, and what organizations may want them.
Next up is my favorite of the two videos: 8 creative ways to reuse a plastic water bottle.
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8 Ways to Recycle a Plastic Water Bottle
This probably should be called 8 new uses for a 2 liter water bottle. Some of them are pretty imaginative: a greenhouse, a rain gauge, an insect trap. There are five more; watch the video to see what they are.
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