Turn something old into something new with our fab recycling feature from Joanne Prescott…
They say nothing in life is free, but here’s a totally free and easy craft you can try… a clever and versatile ashtray or holder (for coins, earrings, tea-lights) using something that would otherwise be thrown away as rubbish – Now that’s green!
– An empty drinks can
– And that’s it!
1. Pierce a hole in the side of the can, quite near to the top, and cut around the can in a circle, so you’re left with this:
Here comes the science bit…
Global Cool wants you to lead a green and happy life. This article can help you to be green by:
1. Thinking about everything you throw away and making sure it can’t be recycled into something better
2. Creating cool new things out of old junk you have lying around
Pics: Joanna Prescott