Gallery: Volunteers Recycle 7000 Plastic Bottles into a Colorful Shingl...

What do you get when you put 7000 plastic bottles, 60 old sign posts, 350 metres of plastic water piping, 5 sheets of old building site hoarding, 2 old scaffold planks and the sweat of over 180 volunteers together? This awesome Fizzy Bottle Hut! At first glance, the recycled structure might look like it has a colorful, shingled roof but upon closer inspection, you can see that it's actually made up of thousands of flattened soda and water bottles.

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  1. MR RECYCLE July 11, 2013 at 12:24 am

    Good day to the craftsman who build the bottle boat,i would like to put a picture of this bottle boat in my kids book that am writting,is that ok

  2. Kim Lee March 25, 2013 at 1:24 am

    Wow this is great and inspiring!

  3. Holcim Awards January 4, 2011 at 4:37 pm

    A wonderful little recycled project. It is great to see communities of people coming together to build creative structures like this…and out of recycled materials!

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