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Cool Uses for Used Tires

Used tires end up in landfills all too often, taking centuries or more to break down. But there are other uses for all that road-worn rubber. WebEcoist has 25 examples of tires being recycled and reused for other purposes and the variety is both incredible and inspiring. From fashion products to playground equipment to flooring to [...]

14 Cool Eco-Friendly Home Crafts

If you’re looking for a little home-decor inspiration but don’t want to spend a fortune on materials, this great WebEcoist article has a great collection of easy-to-make and eco-friendly crafts to help you spruce up your home. While I love the look of the lace lanterns, I have to say the most functional would probably [...]

Amazing Bookstore Adaptations

Bookstores come in all shapes and sizes, but these 10 featured by WebEcoist are some of the world’s coolest locations for selling books. All ten places featured are repurposed buildings and transportation methods that have been converted to carrying the written word. The shop pictured was once a Dominican church in the Netherlands. While it [...]

Recycled Candy Wrapper Art

Trying to figure out what to do with all those extra Halloween candy wrappers? This WebEcoist article may be able to help spark your imagination with creative ways artists and designers have reused candy wrappers to make new things. There are purses, belts, dresses and more available for your fashionable sweet tooth. I know these sorts [...]