HOUSEHOLD WASTE

*Looking a bit bare? Panic not! More initiatives will be added as our journey unfolds*

Milkbags Unlimited

Kleinburg, Canada

WHERE: Kleinburg, Canada

TYPE OF PLASTIC WASTE:

Milk bags
Mats
The milk bags are woven into sleeping mats which are distributed to homeless shelters and refugees
Established after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, Angela Kesthely started this initiative that relies solely on volunteers and milk bag donations that are then made into mats.
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Plastic Bottle Village

WHERE: Bocas del Toro, Panama

TYPE OF PLASTIC WASTE:

Plastic Bottles
Houses 
Millions of plastic bottles have been saved from landfill and are repurposed to be the main resource in diverse infrastructures
Spearheading the idea that plastic bottles can be used for insulation, swimming pools, animal shelters, Robert Bezeau has built a multi-purpose village that can also be visited by tourists who are keen for an earth-positive lodging experience! 
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