Gallery: REMARKABLE Recycled Product Design


Ever thought you could write with a plastic cup? Or store your pencils in an old tire? Welcome to Remarkable, a product design company where UK waste is recycled and made into fun, exciting & innovative products. In their Worcester-based factory, video cassettes become pencils and juice cartons become notepads, demonstrating a different (and very green) approach to both recycling and product design.

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  1. Linda McD May 10, 2014 at 5:51 am

    Do you do any creative workshops or courses on recycling design ? or can anyone recommend anywhere?

  2. stephanie January 7, 2008 at 10:26 pm

    i so want to do what you are doing in the US!!! and if you do not want to come over here, maybe i will!!!!
    the uk is so on top of the game and i really want to help the US follow your lead!

    truly remarkable and great for the collective consciousness . . .

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  4. Richie August 7, 2007 at 1:23 pm

    Simply great. First the UK…then da’ woild ?!?!?!

  5. melissa August 7, 2007 at 10:53 am

    These are great – it looks like something that kids might get a kick out of, too, which is always a plus when it comes to saving the world.

  6. Leigh August 7, 2007 at 10:47 am

    amazing but delivery to the US would sort of counteract some of the benefits. They need to start a North American company for local deliveries…. or next time one of you go to London, buy a bunch and fill up your suitcases…

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  9. HerrK August 7, 2007 at 3:15 am

    forgott this one:

  10. Stefaan Vandist August 6, 2007 at 5:21 pm

    Great products! And on top of that: great brand!
    It is realy a brand that turns recycling in a great story and that way: builds strong belief in recycling.


  11. Jaime August 6, 2007 at 5:02 pm

    These are great! Thanks for sharing.

  12. J August 6, 2007 at 3:50 pm

    aww but they only deliver in the UK …. :(

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