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Volkswagen’s Think Blue Beetle is Made From 2,805 Pieces of Recycled Trash!
Posted By Charley Cameron On April 1, 2012 @ 2:02 am In automotive,carousel showcase,Features,Green Transportation,Recycled Materials | 2 Comments
Haribaabu Naatesan  created the Beetle art piece as part of Volkswagen’s Think Blue Campaign . The extensive assortment of trash was collected during Think Blue Clean Up drives undertaken by the German auto-engineering firm at various locations. The trash was then meticulously sorted and assembled by Natesaan and his team over the course of 16 days, as shown in this nifty time-lapse video .
The Think Blue Beetle is presently installed at the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival  in Mumbai, where it will be on display until February 12.
+ Think Blue Beetle 
Via Rushlane 
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URLs in this post:
 Volkswagen Beetle: https://www.facebook.com/ThinkBlueBeetle
 Haribaabu Naatesan: http://www.fossilss.com/index.html
 scrap: http://inhabitat.com/sarah-frost-upcycles-thousands-of-computer-keys-into-qwerty-wall-art/
 classic car: http://inhabitat.com/volkswagen-will-reveal-a-new-electric-concept-car-at-the-detroit-auto-show/
 60 mother boards: http://inhabitat.com/boat-made-100-from-trash-sets-sail-from-taiwan/
 : http://inhabitat.com/volkswagens-think-blue-beetle-recycles-2805-pieces-of-scrap-into-intricate-art-work/volkwsagen-think-blue-beetle-art-crafted-from-scrap-1/?extend=1
 Think Blue Campaign: http://thinkblue.vw.com/
 time-lapse video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=YBQ31G4nRcA
 scrap: http://inhabitat.com/tom-shelton-turns-scavenged-scraps-into-adorable-sculptures/
 intricate sculptures: http://www.fossilss.com/recentWorks.html
 Kala Ghoda Arts Festival: http://www.kalaghodaassociation.com/
 + Think Blue Beetle: http://www.facebook.com/ThinkBlueBeetle
 Rushlane: http://www.rushlane.com/volkswagen-beetle-with-800-spark-plugs-and-60-motherboards-and-thats-not-all-vw-think-blue-campaign-1228162.html
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