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First in glass: 10 homegoods for Recycle Glass Month
Celebrate Recycle Glass Month by, umm, recycling glass and sprucing up your home with a few eye-catching recycled glass products ranging from hydroponic herb gardens to stemless wine glasses.
Thu, Sep 08, 2011 at 01:19 PM
As you may have heard, we're currently in the midst of Recycle Glass Month
(FYI, it's also National Chicken Month
and National Blueberry Popsicle Month and today is National Date Nut Bread Day
). So there's that. If you don't already recycle your glass empties, make September the month that you start to divert your bottles, jars, and what have you from landfills by properly recycling them or reusing them around the house. This especially applies to you, Labor Day party-throwers with 30-plus Corona empty bottles on your hands.
To mark this most joyous occasion, here's a look at 10 exceptional products made from recycled glass for around the house (not included is the big stuff like recycled glass insulation
). Sure, Recycle Glass Month is more about doing the deed itself than buying recycled-content homegoods, but if you're in need of a green wedding or housewarming gift or just fancy a new set of wine glasses, look no further.
Recycled Glass Container w/ Cork Lid @ West Elm
($12 - $24)
Sol Recycled Glass Bowls @ VivaTerra
($49/set of 4)
Maiaia Bowls by Silvia Garcia @ MoMA Store
($9.95 - $24.95)
Mason Jar Soap Dispenser @ Terrain
Pilsen Hurricane @ CB2
GrowBottle Upcycled Hydrogarden @ Branch
Harrison Glass Lamp @ Stray Dog Designs ($375)
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