Introduction to Upcycling

What do a plastic bag, a paper plate, and a piece of cardboard all have in common?

They can all be used to create something new and more long-lasting. When we “upcycle” we take items found around our homes that we would otherwise discard after one use, and create something that can be appreciated and treasured for longer. Crafts and activities like these can have a positive impact on the planet and humans by decreasing waste and encouraging creativity.

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