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Striving to redefine the concept of urban recycling, The City of Chicago’s Green Initiatives Committee put together a juried competition with the Chicago AIA Young Architects Forum to develop a new receptacle system that would address problems with the city’s current approach. (See Jill’s earlier post announcing the call for entries.) Participants examined all aspects of recycling- from behavioral patterns, to collection, to operational costs- to design a comprehensive container to be used throughout Chicago, expanding the city’s ideas about reuse and advancing sustainable practice.

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  1. luigi Novelli November 1, 2005 at 9:56 am

    The first two green tripods remind me of that funny fellow from the Monsters Inc. movie..

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