Plastic is a widely-used material, but it can cause terrible damage to the environment if not recycled. Fortunately, it is a flexible material that can be reused in creative ways. There are thousands of great DIY ideas for ways to reuse plastic to create something useful and beautiful for your home or for yourself. Here is just a handful of the many great ideas out there for how to recycle those plastic bottles and their caps and keep them out of landfills or the environment.

Get inspired and get started!

via: Bored Panda

Vertical Garden

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Source: Rosenbaum and Luciano Huck

Chandalier

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Designed by: Sarah Turner

Broom

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Image credits: unknown

Mosaic From Caps Left By Hurricane Sandy

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Designed by Lisa Be | Project Vortex

Spoon Lamp

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Designed by Yaroslav Olenev

Jewelry Stand

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Source: EBLOT

Cherry Blossom Paint Stamp

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Source: alphamom.com

Parking Canopy

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Image credits: Garth Britzman

Bouquet Lamp

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Image credits: unknown

Christmas Tree

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Image credits: stranamasterov.ru

Cute Planters

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Designed by: Seamy’s Deco And House

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Designed by: Maceta Gatuna

Intricate Bottle Vase

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Source: wikihow.com

Durable Purse

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Image credits: Zitta Schnitt

Sci-Fi Rocket Jet Pack

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Image credits: doodlecraftblog.com

Hanging Chandelier

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Image credits: Michelle Brand | blogilates.com

Lake Boat

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Designed by Tom Davies

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Image credits: FijiMe Tour

Pencil/Marker Organizers

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Image credits: unknown

Solar Light Bulb

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Project by Illac Diaz | worldarchitecturenews.co

Ottoman Seat

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Image credits: unknown

Curtain

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Image credits: Michelle Brand

Bottle Cap Decoration

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Image credits: Ilya Naymushinvia

Bird Feeder

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Source: marghanita.com | FamilyFun Magazine

Napkin Ring

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