23 Things You Can Do With Old Bottles

In a strange way we lose money when we recycle our old plastic and glass bottles because we are essentially giving away something we own. We think of the bottle as storage vessel for our liquid of choice, however once you see some of the things you can do with empty bottles, you might start recycling in some very new and exciting ways. Here are some of the best:

1. Bottle Rocket

Source: science-sparks.com

By filling a 2 litre plastic bottle with some water, attaching fins and an airpump to the bottom you can pressurise the bottle enough to have it fly into the air like a rocket. This is a perfect activity to play with kids and if you fancy it, you can have a go at explaining the science behind the pressure pump.

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