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This machine crushes beer bottles into sand to save ...


The machines themselves can be placed in places where bottles of beer are commonly consumed; the drinker themselves inserts the empty bottom into a bottle-shaped slot and initiates the pulverization process — it only takes about five seconds to turn a bottle into sand.


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High-Powered Plasma Turns Garbage Into Gas | WIRED


High-Powered Plasma Turns Garbage Into Gas. Photo: Kevin Van Aelst . From the highway, one of the biggest landfills in the US doesn't look at all like a dump. It's more like a misplaced mesa. Only when you drive closer to the center of operations at the 700-acre Columbia Ridge Landfill in Arlington, Oregon, does the function of this place …


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Recycled Plastic Block Houses - MOTHER EARTH NEWS


Turn low value plastic trash into valuable building blocks with a $300 homemade press. December 15, 2010, was a big day for Harvey Lacey, the maker of a hand-operated press that turns plastic trash into building blocks. That was the day Harvey made his first plastic block. His website at


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Italian teens' vending machine turns plastic bottles into ...


A group of teenagers in Italy want to change how young people recycle their used plastic bottles and are doing something about it, reports Upworthy.Instead of throwing the waste bottles in the trash, the teens want their peers to dispose of their plastic bottles in a vending machine called the MyProGeneration, which converts the bottles into ...


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Whirlpool's Zera Food Recycler turns food scraps into ...


Jan 05, 2017· Whirlpool's Zera Food Recycler turns food scraps into fertilizer With just the touch of a button. Nicole Lee, @nicole. 01 ... all those orange peels and rotten carrots will just end up in the trash. Whirlpool's new Zera Food Recycler, however, could be the solution to that. It's a new kitchen appliance that will turn your food scraps into …


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New recycling machine turns waste into clean energy - …


It's 8 feet high, covers the length of three standard parking spaces, and can turn tons of paper, wood, plastic and food into clean energy. It's called the GEM, for Green Energy Machine, and it was launched this week by Waltham-based IST Energy. It works like this: Everyday trash, which could also ...


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