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R-Bottles / Bucket

R-Bottles
R-Bottles

For many people in poverty-stricken areas, the cost for buying buckets is at considerable expense. With R-Bottles, their expense in this aspect can be greatly reduced and their need for water storage can be satisfied. R-Bottles’ components are simple, using discarded plastic water bottles as the main part of R-Bottles, realizing the recycling of empty plastic water bottles. The other part of R-Bottles is made of recycled plastic and hence the production cost is relatively low and it achieves sustainability.

University

South China University of Technology

South China University of Technology
Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China

Gai-Shan Liu,
South China University of Technology