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A DIY Machine for Recycling Plastic

Adele Peters

When Dutch designer Dave Hakkens learned how little plastic is actually recycled into new products, he decided to build his own recycling machine and make local products. He plans to put the blueprints online so anyone else who wants to try DIY recycling can, too. It's an interesting idea, though I still think plastic products should be better designed from the beginning, so mass recycling makes sense...

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