Posts Tagged ‘Recycling’

Grow Your Garments

Saturday, June 4th, 2011

Designer Suzanne Lee shares her experiments in growing a kombucha-based material that can be used like fabric or vegetable leather to make clothing. Found at YouTube from TEDtalksDirector.

Young Natalie Portman Hops To It For Recycling

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Natalie Portman in her first video with the World Patrol Kids. This excerpt is from the video Recycle It! Found at YouTube from wwpkwpk.

Plastic State Of Mind

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

How many plastic bags were wasted in this video? Found at YouTube from BenZolno.

The Plastiki Sails The High Seas Of Environmentalism

Friday, August 13th, 2010

The Plastiki, which contains 12,500 recycled bottles, arrives in Sydney after crossing the Pacific. Found at YouTube from itnnews.

A Bag’s Life

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Struggling with its immortality, a discarded plastic bag (voiced by Werner Herzog) ventures through the environmentally barren remains of America as it searches for its maker. Found at YouTube from IndiesLab.

White Goat Paper Shredder Makes Toilet Paper

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Who thinks of these things?!? The shredded paper first goes into a hopper, where it is untangled in small batches, and its then dissolved in a pulper. Any foreign matter is removed in a tank, and the pulp consistency is adjusted. Next, the wet paper is thinned out and dried. The dry paper is wound into finished toilet rolls, which emerge from the outlet one at a time. All of these tasks are done automatically. Found at YouTube from Diginfonews.