Plastic bottle re-use & recycling ideas from Africa – Video

Plastic bottle recycling
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Lorna from Uganda shows how they re-use plastic drinks bottles on their small rural farm in Kumi. From solar lights to drip irrigation, the bottles make themselves very useful in all aspects of life. Watch the video with your class (or use the powerpoint) and why not have a design competition for the most ingenious uses for bottles? Then send them in to If you don’t have access to at school, register and then you can download all the videos using the link on the bottom right of each video page.


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