We can also reduce waste by upcycling materials to give them a new lease of life as new products. Sustainable designers and manufacturers make new products from our used materials. This gives them a new function and allows them to remain useful for much longer.
What products are available and where can you buy them?
- Espadrilles and beach bags made from old train seat upholstery
- Ping-pong tables and table football sets made from train floors
- Designer speakers made from public address speakers
- Tables made from train steps and furniture made from train floors
- Desksmade from train ceiling panels
- Chairs and chess board made from train floors and train steps
- Plant containers made from bins
- Notebooks, trays and lamps made from yellow information boards
- Bird houses, food trays and decorative birds made from yellow information boards