Upcycle plastic

Discover innovative ways to upcycle plastic and reduce waste. Join the movement towards a more sustainable future by repurposing plastic items into useful and beautiful creations.

This project is one which has evolved out of my recent experiments with fused plastic. It’s a way of recycling old crayons and plastic bags creatively and I love the finished ‘leaf-like’ feel of these. The finished leaves can be used for a wide range of purposes, or alternatively you could cut the fused plastic sheets up into any shape you like. Materials Plain white plastic bags – or bags with large areas of white that can be used. Roll of Cling film Old wax crayons Metallic Gold Ink Pen…

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Jelisha Patel

Making Bracelets From Recycled HDPE Plastic: Making Bracelets From Recycled HDPE NOTE: This tutorial is in need of revision. Any comments and suggestions are greatly appreciated. High Density PolyEthylene (HDPE) is one of the most commonly used plastics today, being used in a wide variety of …

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Debbie Stefanelli
Diy Recycle Plastic, Plastik Recycling, Moldable Plastic, Plastic Bag Crafts, Fused Plastic, Plastic Lumber, Upcycle Plastic, Plastic Jugs, Recycled Plastic Bags

Plastic Smithing: How to Make Your Own HDPE Plastic Anything (DIY Plastic Lumber): How to make really good hard plastic while reusing and recycling plastic bags at home! Via this method, you can make ANYTHING you want to, out of hard, lightweight, real plastic that's astoundingly durable. It comes out very similar in texture to re…

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Trudy Buckman