How to Recycle Plastic Water Bottles

The use of soft drinks in plastic bottles, with particular reference to the simple water, should be limited to cases of necessity and the least possible usual.

How to Recycle Plastic Water Bottles

However, there are situations in which buying bottled water may be required, for example if the surface requires water the particular mineral content, soft drinks, or in situations of non-potable water from the public water systems.

And if the plastic bin is always packed especially in summer, the creative recycling offers endless possibilities of transformations do-it-te for plastic bottles: vases, lamp holders, jewelry and much more still at no cost.

With a vocation midway between DIY and ecology, Zip bottle recovers the terrible bottle plastic (or at least most) and turns it into a nice “to be” rack. Let’s see backpack hydration system reviews.

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Low Budget: Approximately EUR 2 Preparation time: 1 hour


– 2 plastic bottles
– 1 pair of scissors
– 1 zipper length relative to the diameter of the specimen bottle you chose (28 cm)
– Needle and cotton thread or nylon

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Cut two bottle bottoms with scissors or a hacksaw.

Try to get a precise cut without changing direction, so you have a straight section.

With needle and thread sew the zipper around the edges of the bottle pieces , bearing in mind that the two sides must bind together, pulling the zip.

If you’ve got the seam does not satisfy you fully, you can also cover it with tape the outside of the two bottoms of bottles to hide the hinge you would see in transparency.

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The Zip Bottle is so ready to contain coins, tricks, marbles and, why not, an apple!

Obviously the Zip Bottle size varies according to your imagination and needs. You could keep all the size of the bottle and create a nice pen or a brush holder.