Are we Upcycling or Repurposing?
Turns out, they are one in the same. This story caught our eye because we sometimes get a funny look from people when we use the term "repurposed" to describe what we do with the retired billboards. It is not in the mainstream - yet. This story by Clay Miller sheds a little light. No matter the vernacular, it's better than using virgin materials - and since it requires so little energy to produce, it's super Green using a Billboard Ecology tote bag. Check out the story: http://www.examiner.com/x-17027-Louisville-Green-Living-Examiner~y2009m7d31-Upcycling-creating-useful-items-from-recycled-material

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