How to Recycle Materials

Construction

From http://earth911.com

Consumers might not generate a lot of construction waste, but certain types of wood, brick and carpet that homeowners use fall under this category. Construction waste generally requires a truck to move it, so often collection programs aren’t available in cities.

Built for Speed: Habitat Raises an Upcycled Structure in 48 Hours

Scroll through to get an up-close look at the marathon construction process and see how far reused materials can truly go.

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About trashknight

Mountain Metalwerks LLC is an Oakhurst, California company located in the foothills of the Sierra mountain range. Tired of picking up garbage, the owner invented The TrashKnight. The TrashKnight has successfully protected residential garbage from animal intrusion (including several black bear attempts) for almost two years.

Posted on May 11, 2013, in Recycling, Sustainability. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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