Em's Glog

by emilymatuella
Last updated 5 years ago

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Science
Subject:
Earth Sciences

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Em's Glog

What is Upcycling??

The Wonderfulness of Upcycling

By Emily Matuella :)

Examples of Upcycled Fashions

Upcycling is the act of reusing items that are considered unusable to someone or something.

AMAZING LINKS!

What problems in our World and society today would upcycling solve??

- Help reduce overall waste- Saving families money- Helps stores save clothing

This seems to be a good idea, why aren't lots of people doing it?

- Time Consuming-Money Problems-Eye for design isn't there- Resources aren't redily available

Fun Fact:Textile Waste (fabric products) make up 6% of all waste which is 11.8 million tons EACH YEAR

How can you contribute to the cause?

- Simply by doing it- Purchasing upcycled fashions

Fun Fact: A company has been upcycling old Oympic Speedo suits to make dress and other clothing

Fun Fact: Celebrities have gone so far about this upcycled trend that many upcycled dresses have been worn at the Oscars


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