In one day, how many times do you shop and get plastic bags to carry your groceries? In a week, how many times did you buy bottled mineral water and how many of those bottles did you just throw away? It has created 8.3 billion metric tons—most of it in disposable products that end up as trash. Plastic takes more than 400 years to degrade, so most of it still exists in some form.
Only 12 percent have been incinerated. Actually used bottles can be reused and add value to benefits, aesthetics and even economic value. There are several utilizing plastic and glass bottle to reduce your waste at home,
Bottle Plastic Curtain
Gather the plastic bottle waste in your house and make a beautiful curtain from it. You can combine with many types of plastic bottles to make it colorful. If you like more colors, you can paint each piece of the bottle. It can be a perfect decoration in the living room or your bedroom.
Plastic Bottle Shelf For Newspaper
Use your plastic bottle waste to make a shelf in your living room. Choose the big sized bottle to make sure that magazine and newspaper fit in. Glue each bottle strongly for a neat result.
Plastic Bottle Phone Charging Holder
Change your body lotion bottle or cosmetics bottles to a charging phone holder. Cover the outside part of the bottle with colorful fabric or you can draw your favorite pattern to make it more interesting.
As The Spices Storages
For glass bottles, change your glass bottle waste for seasoning storage. You may clean it first then fill the bottle with spices. Named every bottle spices to differentiate it.
Homemade Painted Bottle Decoration
Paint your glass bottle with your favorite pattern. The colorful tint will make the bottles more valuable. You can put the colorful bottle in the living room or your bedroom.
Plant Indoor Decoration
Last is making plant indoor decoration from glass bottle waste. Fill the bottle with water. You can put soil or pebbles into the bottle. Choose the plant you want to keep inside.
Now that’s 6 ideas and ways to turn your used plastic bottles into more useful items. Besides being able to save the environment, with a little creativity you can decorate your house with those beautiful stuff.