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A House Made of Garbage

Brighton Waste House Courtesy of BBM Sustainable Design Ltd. All Rights Reserved

In our throwaway society, many things that we discard still have value. An architect and a reuse and recycling advocate in Brighton, England, plan to demonstrate just how useful our trash can be. On November 19, 2012, they will begin building a house from discarded construction material, paper, videocassettes, even toothbrushes.

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