Plastic Bottle Light

You could either throw out / recycle plastic soda bottles, or turn them into light bulbs. That’s right, Isang Litrong Liwanag (A Liter of Light) is essentially a sustainable lighting project that is trying to help people overcome that problem with extremely simple technology: a plastic bottle, water, a few drops of chlorine and salt. It was designed by MIT students and the Solar Bottle Bulb is now being distributed throughout the Philippines, with MyShelter Foundation planning on lighting up a million homes. Continue reading for more.

Repurposing Plastic Bottles