Collecting Ocean Plastic Garbage to Make Furniture | Participation culturelle | Scoop.it

Of all the ideas for dealing with the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, this one may have legs.

 

The U.K.-based artists at Studio Swine eventually want to capture bits of plastic where they float in the ocean, recycling them on-site into furniture or bringing them to shore for recycling and further use. Until then, they’ve come up with a system to use plastic that has washed up on shore. . . .