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Re: [IP] Tubing - ideas for recycled?

On 8/25/02 5:12 PM, "L. Haering" <email @ redacted> wrote:

> I cut the two ends off my tubing and use it to tie my snow peas to their
> lattice in the garden.  As an old hippy, I find it difficult to put
> expensive material into the landfill if it can have some use.  This is
> incredibly expensive stuff!  It has only had insulin in it, no bodily
> fluids.  Is anyone else out there as reluctant to discard tubing as I am
> and how do you use it? I'm wondering if I could use it on my
> weedwhacker, AKA string trimmer?  Are there any artists out there who
> have some creative ideas about re-use of tubing?  Linda

For awhile it was being collected to send to the pump company as a protest
for them not packaging sets and tubings separately.   I think with a large
enough collection that you could make a very nice and comfy hammock!

Macrame anyone?       ;>)

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