upcycle


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upcycle

(ˈʌpˌsaɪkəl)
vb
to recycle a disposable product into an object of greater value or use
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Running from March 10 to 18, the week reminds and encourages people to share, upcycle and repair goods at home instead of buying new things.
Through the DSWD Sustainable Livelihood Program's (SLP) Cash for Building Livelihood Asset for Communal Garden, family-beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) were able to construct their own materials recovery facility (MRF) to collect garbage and other residual wastes in their community that can be used to upcycle reusable materials such as plastic bottles and cellophane.
CONSOL Coal Resources, formerly Consol Energy, is preparing for the next coal upcycle as its longwall mines in Pennsylvania rebound from operational challenges during the third quarter.
NYSE: LUV) has announced a line of upcycled fashion accessories as a result of a multi-year collaboration with Mexican fashion label Carla FernAaAaAeA ndez that will upcycle hundreds pounds of leather from airplane seat covers into goods in the coming months, the company said.
I love that Emmaus UK are encouraging people to upcycle and recycle their items," she said.
element14, the worlds largest electronic design community, has announced winners of its Upcycle it design challenge.
Undergraduate and graduate students are given the opportunity to creatively upcycle post-consumer waste with very few limitations.
Love Your Clothes, developed by WRAP, provides tips, guides and inspiration to fix, upcycle and care for clothes, and will be staging a variety of activities throughout Cardiff Fashion Week.
Wang calls the upcycle products high value compounds.
I teamed up with JC Upholstery, Bellshill, and Abraham Moon & Sons fabrics to upcycle my grandad's old armchair, which had been sitting in the garage collecting dust and rotting away.
Not wanting to invest too much financially into a concept that was only meant to be operational for a few months, Haddad chose instead to reuse and upcycle, furnishing the open air outlet with tables and chairs from his old restaurants which had closed down and re-using common household and junk items in creative ways for the decor.
You can upcycle anything - a wine bottle can be transformed into a lamp (above left), old clothes can make pretty bunting (right), and with a bit of sewing you could turn an old T-shirt into a handy tote bag.