Every Last Inch of Coke's New Shelves Can be Recycled

Later this year, you might spot a new addition to your local grocery store—these recycled Coca-Cola shelves, which are the first shelves ever to be recycled 100 per cent. Made from corrugated cardboard, they'll be re-used until they fall apart, and then recycled into brand new ones. Minus the stickiness of Coke… » 4/19/11 2:40pm 4/19/11 2:40pm

US Soldier Makes Awesome Action Figures Out of Recyclable Materials

Private First Class Rupert Valero is currently stationed at Khandahar, Afghanistan. In his spare time, he's become something of a toymaker, building "action figure" type toys with recycled bottle caps or whatever found materials he stumbles upon. Some of the figures he makes are truly gorgeous and out there. » 2/15/11 11:00am 2/15/11 11:00am

British Designer Makes Insane Looking Chairs Out of Hard-To-Recycle…

British designer Osian Batyka-Williams has gone on a recycling bent, turning unwanted, but hard to reuse objects into unique, if not particularly comfortable looking chair designs. For instance, his cutlery chair draws attention to the fact that some restaurants change their cutlery as often as every nine months,… » 10/30/08 1:00am 10/30/08 1:00am

Circuit Board Car: Rollin' With a Supergeek

Recycling circuit boards for use as everyday, decorative objects is nothing new—but you have to hand it to a guy who takes the concept this far. Although, I doubt that you would be pulling in a lot of tail rollin' down the street in a circuit-board-covered beater with Thomas Dolby blaring on the radio. [Nerdcore via … » 11/23/07 10:05am 11/23/07 10:05am