The Trash Boat Is Made Of Plastic Bottles And Advertising Banners

A boat made entirely from trash set sail from Taiwan this week. The trimaran was part of an eco-friendly boat competition sponsored by the National Geographic Channel in Taiwan.

Nicknamed the Polli-Boat, the vessel is 7m long and made of 804 plastic bottle bricks. Old advertising banners are used for the sails and solar panels serve as a backup energy source for an electric motor. It may not be able to pull a water-skier, but its sure looks nice for a boat made from refuse. [Calgary Sun]

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