July 26, 2012

Recycling gone wild

I simply put our recyclables on the curb, but some folks go the extra mile.

Click here to see the world's largest building made of recycled beer bottles:
http://inhabitat.com/the-morrow-royal-pavilion-in-las-vegas-is-the-worlds-largest-building-made-of-recycled-beer-bottles/  Not surprisingly, it is in Las Vegas and the building blocks (made out of glass bottles and that hard-to-dispose fly ash from coal burning electric plants) are called "Greenstone."

Or here to see a creative vertical green building in Saigon:
http://inhabitat.com/vo-trong-nghias-stacking-green-house-is-an-urban-oasis-completely-wrapped-in-planters/