Tyres will take a very long time to decompose but these also have a number of uses. Click on the pictures to enlarge them.
Bottle tops from soda or beer bottles have many uses, both practical and decorative. Click on the picture to enlarge it.
Plastic bags litter both towns and countryside but there are also many uses for them. Click on the picture to enlarge it.
There are countless ways of reusing plastic bottles. Click on the photo to enlarge it.
During the Kisumu Show in 2009 REAP won the cup for the Best Stand in Environmental Management. This was awarded to us in part because of our display on ways of managing and using waste.
The picture on the right shows a typical scene along many road verges. Rubbish is becoming a problem, that we can help to alleviate by making use of some of it.
We have collected some pictures which show some of the many ways that people can make use of some of the waste products.
Below are links to specific types of recycling ideas.
Reusing Plastic Bottles
Reusing Plastic Bags
Reusing Bottle Tops