sustainability

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Not Meant to Bee...?
HiveHaven: 3D Printed Beehives Innovative but too Expensive

Fabulous bees need fabulous, sustainable 3D Printed Beehives. HiveHaven was making great strides, but now they've put the project on hold. What happened?

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Green Fingers
Farmbot is Humanity’s First CNC Farming Machine

Farmbot is an open-source CNC farming machine that -- while not exactly a 3D printer -- is a great use of 3D printing technology.

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Sustainable Filament
3D Brooklyn Turn Crisp Bags into Filament for 3D Printing

3D Brooklyn are a New York based company who have been experimenting with making 3D printer filament entirely from potato chip bags.

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Great Upcycling Project
Project Seafood: Turn Plastic Trash into Treasure

Project Seafood is an unique and interesting way in which we can recycle the plastic waste which ends up on our beaches.

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Less Waste
Adidas Uses Plastic Ocean Waste to Create Shoe

If you're looking for a fashionable way to live sustainably, then perhaps you should consider trainers made from ocean waste. Adidas showed them at Paris Climate Summit 2016.

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3D Printing Filament From Waste Plastic
The Plastic Bank Wins Sustainability Award in Paris

The Plastic Bank just won the renowned Sustainia Community Award. They offer people goods in exchane for collecting plastic - and then recycle it. 

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Project "Plastic Fantastic"
Australian Indigenous Community 3D Prints Plastic Waste

By turning used plastic into sunglasses, phone cases and toys, 3D printing is being used to encourage children to go to school.

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Smartwear
3D Printed Monicker Watch is Stylish and Recyclable

Belgian designers propose a new concept in watchmaking that's 3D printed, stylish, and fully recyclable. Meet the Monicker Watch.