Clever Uses for
Plastic Bottles10
Living in the Plastics Era
• So many plastic bottles are made every year
and end up in landfills.
• Recycling and reusing ...
1. Kayak
• Kayaks and
watercrafts have
been created by eco-
designers.
• A kayak is a more
doable version and it
actually ...
2. Birdfeeder
• You can make
birdfeeders with
varying levels of
sophistication.
• It all depends on your
preferences.
3. Jewelry stand
• Uses the bottoms of
plastic bottles to use
as jewelry trays.
• Run metal rod through
center to create t...
4. Piggy bank
• Use the bottle cap as
a nose.
• Insert a slot on the
side of the bottle.
• Make legs and
accessorize with
...
5. funnel
• Create a funnel by
cutting off the
bottom portion of
the bottle.
• You can make varying
sizes using different
...
6. Toilet water conservation tool
1. Place pebbles or
sand in a bottle.
2. Fill it the rest of the
way with water.
3. Plac...
7. Storage containers
• The possibilities are
endless!
• Use it to seal plastic
bags.
• Paint the bottles or
use pre-made ...
8. Charging phone holder
• Repurpose a lotion
bottle as a phone
holder.
• Cut off the top of the
bottle.
• Cut a handle in...
9. Waterproof beach container
• Keep your personal
effects safe and dry
in a plastic bottle.
• Use at the beach or a
water...
10. Buildings & roofs
• Plastic bottles have
been used in third
world countries to
build shelters.
• Can also be used to
b...
Reusing Plastics, making plastics
• Streamline Blow Molding creates plastic
bottles using blow molding for all of your
pla...
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10 Clever Uses for Plastic Bottles

  1. 1. Clever Uses for Plastic Bottles10
  2. 2. Living in the Plastics Era • So many plastic bottles are made every year and end up in landfills. • Recycling and reusing plastic bottles is a small way to help the environment.
  3. 3. 1. Kayak • Kayaks and watercrafts have been created by eco- designers. • A kayak is a more doable version and it actually floats!
  4. 4. 2. Birdfeeder • You can make birdfeeders with varying levels of sophistication. • It all depends on your preferences.
  5. 5. 3. Jewelry stand • Uses the bottoms of plastic bottles to use as jewelry trays. • Run metal rod through center to create tiers. • Spray paint bottle bottoms for a more customized look. • Can also be used for office supplies.
  6. 6. 4. Piggy bank • Use the bottle cap as a nose. • Insert a slot on the side of the bottle. • Make legs and accessorize with paper, fabric, and paint.
  7. 7. 5. funnel • Create a funnel by cutting off the bottom portion of the bottle. • You can make varying sizes using different bottles. • Keep the cap in case you need it.
  8. 8. 6. Toilet water conservation tool 1. Place pebbles or sand in a bottle. 2. Fill it the rest of the way with water. 3. Place it inside the tank of your toilet. You’ll save half a gallon to a gallon of water every time you flush.
  9. 9. 7. Storage containers • The possibilities are endless! • Use it to seal plastic bags. • Paint the bottles or use pre-made labels. • Store anything under the sun.
  10. 10. 8. Charging phone holder • Repurpose a lotion bottle as a phone holder. • Cut off the top of the bottle. • Cut a handle into it the shape of your phone charger. • Cover in fabric or paint.
  11. 11. 9. Waterproof beach container • Keep your personal effects safe and dry in a plastic bottle. • Use at the beach or a water park.
  12. 12. 10. Buildings & roofs • Plastic bottles have been used in third world countries to build shelters. • Can also be used to build greenhouses.
  13. 13. Reusing Plastics, making plastics • Streamline Blow Molding creates plastic bottles using blow molding for all of your plastic needs.

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