One City

One City

Recycling can be fun!

I am currently on my honeymoon in Australia (yay!). As I have previously mentioned in my blog about greening amusement parks, my husband is a roller coaster enthusiast. This (of course) means that we have been riding some roller coasters on our fun voyage together down under. And while at Luna Park in Sydney, I ran into these wonderful recycling and trash bins that they use throughout the park. They made me laugh and think to recycle (or feed the clowns thoughtfully, as they say) at the same time, which I think is highly effective at promoting recycling mindfulness. See photos below (make sure to check our their helpful clown suits)!

recycle clowns_01b_sm.jpg


recycle clowns_03b_sm.jpg

recycle clowns_02_sm.jpg

Comments read comments(4)
post a comment
April R.

posted September 10, 2009 at 3:34 pm

Off topic a bit, but as a fellow theme park nerd, I thought you might enjoy. As is life, eh?

report abuse

plastic recycling

posted July 28, 2010 at 9:50 am

I own a pallet recycling company and see a lot of other companies
dump their used pallets into their dumpsters or compactors. This is a
waste of a perfectly good used resource. Plastic pallets can be melted
down to create other products. They do not deteriorate in landfills at
all. pallets

report abuse

plastic pallet

posted July 30, 2010 at 4:17 am

Thank you for share. Good garbage bin,plastic pallet for your choice.

report abuse


posted December 8, 2010 at 8:43 am

They’re great! Makes recycling more fun! I live in Japan and recycling is big here but never seen anything like this, wish had something as cool

report abuse

Post a Comment

By submitting these comments, I agree to the terms of service, rules of conduct and privacy policy (the "agreements"). I understand and agree that any content I post is licensed to and may be used by in accordance with the agreements.

Previous Posts

More blogs to enjoy!!!
Thank you for visiting One City. This blog is no longer being updated. Please enjoy the archives. Here are some other blogs you may also enjoy: Most Recent Buddhist Story By Beliefnet Most Recent Inspiration blog post Happy Reading! ...

posted 2:29:05pm Aug. 27, 2012 | read full post »

Mixing technology and practice
There were many more good sessions at the Wisdom 2.0 conference this weekend. The intention of the organizers is to post videos. I'll let you know when. Here are some of my notes from a second panel. How do we use modern, social media ...

posted 3:54:40pm May. 02, 2010 | read full post »

Wisdom 2.0
If a zen master were sitting next to the chief technical officer of Twitter, what would they talk about? That sounds like a hypothetical overheared at a bar in San Francisco. But this weekend I saw the very thing at Soren Gordhamer's Wisdom 2.0 ...

posted 1:43:19pm May. 01, 2010 | read full post »

The Buddha at Work - "All we are is dust in the wind, dude."
"The only true wisdom consists of knowing that you know nothing." - Alex Winter, as Bill S. Preston, Esq. in Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure"That's us, dude!" - Keanu Reeves, as Ted "Theodore" LoganWhoa! Excellent! I've had ...

posted 2:20:00pm Jan. 28, 2010 | read full post »

Sometimes You Find Enlightenment by Punching People in the Face
This week I'm curating a guest post from Jonathan Mead, a friend who inspires by living life on his own terms and sharing what he can with others.  To quote from Jonathan's own site, Illuminated Mind: "The reason for everything: To create a ...

posted 12:32:23pm Jan. 27, 2010 | read full post »


Report as Inappropriate

You are reporting this content because it violates the Terms of Service.

All reported content is logged for investigation.