Gallery: Plastic Bottles Reformed Into Stylish Birdhouses & Vases in Po...

Portuguese water company, Serra da Estrela, wanted a creative way to reuse their plastic bottles. The Remix project, a social innovation project, challenged Colectivo da Rainha, to reuse or recycle their PET plastic bottles into something new. The local design firm came up with not one, but two creative reuses: a birdhouse and a transparent vase. Simply by reheating the plastic bottles, the firm came up with two stylish designs that made the inexpensive material more valuable and saved it from ending up in the landfill.

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