Artist turns ubiquitous plastic water bottles into sculpture  - Nancy Gillson

July 5th, 2012 - Ohio - Aurora Robson has found a striking way to recycle plastic water bottles: She turns them into sculptures.  Her exhibits, including one planned for the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, encompass more than 75,000 water bottles — collected, cleaned, cut and molded into free-standing and hanging pieces that some viewers have likened to the glasswork of Dale Chihuly.  Read More

This counter represents the number of beverage cans and bottles that have been landfilled, littered and incinerated in the US so far this year

Bottled Up (2000-2010) - Beverage Container Recycling Stagnates


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