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Amazing building made from 1.5 million plastic bottles withstands fires and earthquakes

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 16, 2017 01:04 AM
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by landscapevoice@gmail.com (Lucy Wang) last modified May 15, 2017

Plastic bottle architecture is fantastic at turning a problem into an eco-friendly opportunity. The amazing EcoARK in Taipei, Taiwan is one such example. Built from 1.5 million recycled plastic bottles, this massive pavilion is surprisingly strong enough to withstand the forces of nature—including fires and earthquakes! Designed by architect Arthur Huang, the nine-story $3 million USD pavilion is powered by solar energy and was built to the mantra of “Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle.” Constructed...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 
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