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Marine Debris Art

I Saw You on the Beach (2014)

I Saw You on the Beach (2014)

Planet Love Life supports beach cleanup projects! Keep up the good work, the world is a better place with you in it! www.PlanetLoveLife.com

Planet Love Life | Ghost Fishing Net Bracelet | Ocean Plastic Cleanup

Bracelets made from recycled fishing nets & ropes salvaged during beach cleanup projects around the planet. Each bracelet represents a different marine animal affected by ocean plastic such as sea turtles, dolphins, whales, shore birds and other wildlife.

RUSH of BRUSHES to the SEA.  Toothbrushes collected from the Watamu Beach by Andrew McNaughton - Marine Debris Artist Extraordinaire - Watamu, Kenya.

The Fine Art of Marine Debris

An examination of how professional artists interpret the environmental problem of plastic pollution and explore the role of increasing human consumerism.

Tragically Beautiful Exhibit Shows How Our Oceans Suffer

Tragically Beautiful Exhibit Shows How Our Oceans Suffer

"Some plastic had been in the sea and under the hot sun so long, it turned to powder when I touched it."

Toronto's Clever Anti-Littering Ads Use Trash To Mock Litterers

Clever Anti-Littering Ads Use Trash To Mock Litterers

A series of clever advertisements have been popping up around Toronto urging visitors and residents to keep from littering. The ads, by the City of Toronto's Livegreen organization, arrange pieces of trash found on the ground so that their labels spell out pejorative terms for people who litter.

Orange Plastic Panel by John Dahlsen, made of found plastic objects on Australian beaches

John Dahlsen Environmental Art

John Dahlsen, environmental artist and abstract painter by category. Browse his work of recycled art, driftwood art and environmental art installations.

John Dahlsen---Contemporary Totems made from found plastic, driftwood and rubber objects and stainless steel. Abstract recycled art created from objects collected from Australian beaches.

John Dahlsen Environmental Art

John Dahlsen---Contemporary Totems made from found plastic, driftwood and rubber objects and stainless steel. Abstract recycled art created from objects collected from Australian beaches.

Gwen hedley - ocean detritus bundles

Gwen Hedley

Gwen hedley - ocean detritus bundles

ocean fishing rope vessel by marchi.wierson, via Flickr

ocean fishing rope vessel

Explore marchi.wierson's photos on Flickr. marchi.wierson has uploaded 248 photos to Flickr.

Reusing Flip Flops Into Art

Reusing Flip Flops Into Art

One of the most common things that you'd find at the beach (aside from seashells and other natural beach treasures) would be a flip-flop. Yes, singular

Marine Debris Dreamcatcher- Dream of a Cleaner Ocean~

Marine Debris Dreamcatcher- Dream of a Cleaner Ocean~

marine debris sculpture

marine debris sculpture

marine debris art

marine debris art

Gotta love free art supplies from re-purposed plastic marine debris!

Gotta love free art supplies from re-purposed plastic marine debris!

Jo Atherton marine debris Tapestries

Jo Atherton marine debris Tapestries

Turtles made from recycled marine debris. Andrew McNaughton, artist, Watamu Marine Association, Kenya.

Turtles made from recycled marine debris. Andrew McNaughton, artist, Watamu Marine Association, Kenya.

Andrew McNaughton - Marine Debris Artist Extraordinaire - Watamu, Kenya. Andrew collects the marine debris that washes ashore on the beaches of Watamu and makes amazing art pieces.

Andrew McNaughton - Marine Debris Artist Extraordinaire - Watamu, Kenya. Andrew collects the marine debris that washes ashore on the beaches of Watamu and makes amazing art pieces.

Marine Debris Art

Marine Debris Art

Great Trash Signs

Soda can upcycled!

Soda can upcycled!

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Pringles and Lucozade Sport were among a number of packaged products criticised by recycling experts last year for being difficult to recycle, as well as cleaning spray bottles, black plastic food trays and whisky packaging.

Post your Pringles tubes for recycling, Kellogg's tells customers

Cereal and snack giant sets out raft of measures to ensure 100 per cent sustainable packaging, including Pringles cans and 'recycle-ready' cereal pouches

The construction industry is one of the most resource-intensive sectors of the German economy. The nation's buildings constitute a vast store of raw materials, harboring some 100 billion metric tons of materials that could be recovered and returned to the material cycle at the end of their service life. Four Fraunhofer Institutes have joined forces in the BauCycle project to kick-start recycling of sand and gravel fine particle fractions that cannot be reclaimed

A novel approach to recycling construction waste

The construction industry is one of the most resource-intensive sectors of the German economy. The nation's buildings constitute a vast store of raw materials, harboring some 100 billion metric tons of materials that could be recovered and returned to the material cycle at the end of their service life. Four Fraunhofer Institutes have joined forces in the BauCycle project to kick-start recycling of sand and gravel fine particle fractions that cannot be reclaimed today for reuse in further…

Soda can upcycled!

Soda can upcycled!

Lamps made out of vintage thermoses

Vintage light

The year has gotten off to a busy start. Was hoping to post every other day or so, but so far, that's not happening! But it's all good. Had ...

Diy horseshoe coasters What you need: Cork board Horseshoes Flat black spray paint Mod podge

Diy horseshoe coasters What you need: Cork board Horseshoes Flat black spray paint Mod podge

very cool Vintage violin wall light by yeROCdesigns on Etsy

Items similar to Vintage violin wall light on Etsy

Shop for wall%20light on Etsy, the place to express your creativity through the buying and selling of handmade and vintage goods.

I Saw You on the Beach (2014)

I Saw You on the Beach (2014)

Planet Love Life supports beach cleanup projects! Keep up the good work, the world is a better place with you in it! www.PlanetLoveLife.com

Planet Love Life | Ghost Fishing Net Bracelet | Ocean Plastic Cleanup

Bracelets made from recycled fishing nets & ropes salvaged during beach cleanup projects around the planet. Each bracelet represents a different marine animal affected by ocean plastic such as sea turtles, dolphins, whales, shore birds and other wildlife.

RUSH of BRUSHES to the SEA.  Toothbrushes collected from the Watamu Beach by Andrew McNaughton - Marine Debris Artist Extraordinaire - Watamu, Kenya.

The Fine Art of Marine Debris

An examination of how professional artists interpret the environmental problem of plastic pollution and explore the role of increasing human consumerism.

Tragically Beautiful Exhibit Shows How Our Oceans Suffer

Tragically Beautiful Exhibit Shows How Our Oceans Suffer

"Some plastic had been in the sea and under the hot sun so long, it turned to powder when I touched it."

Toronto's Clever Anti-Littering Ads Use Trash To Mock Litterers

Clever Anti-Littering Ads Use Trash To Mock Litterers

A series of clever advertisements have been popping up around Toronto urging visitors and residents to keep from littering. The ads, by the City of Toronto's Livegreen organization, arrange pieces of trash found on the ground so that their labels spell out pejorative terms for people who litter.

Orange Plastic Panel by John Dahlsen, made of found plastic objects on Australian beaches

John Dahlsen Environmental Art

John Dahlsen, environmental artist and abstract painter by category. Browse his work of recycled art, driftwood art and environmental art installations.

John Dahlsen---Contemporary Totems made from found plastic, driftwood and rubber objects and stainless steel. Abstract recycled art created from objects collected from Australian beaches.

John Dahlsen Environmental Art

John Dahlsen---Contemporary Totems made from found plastic, driftwood and rubber objects and stainless steel. Abstract recycled art created from objects collected from Australian beaches.

Gwen hedley - ocean detritus bundles

Gwen Hedley

Gwen hedley - ocean detritus bundles

ocean fishing rope vessel by marchi.wierson, via Flickr

ocean fishing rope vessel

Explore marchi.wierson's photos on Flickr. marchi.wierson has uploaded 248 photos to Flickr.

Reusing Flip Flops Into Art

Reusing Flip Flops Into Art

One of the most common things that you'd find at the beach (aside from seashells and other natural beach treasures) would be a flip-flop. Yes, singular