Best pinwheel sculptures made from cans and laundry detergent bottles (2008)

9TH STREET COMMUNITY GARDEN AND PARK

Sustainability is a hot topic, and not to be outdone, Alphabet City's beatniks found a novel new way to recycle their garbage—make it into pinwheels and flowers, then hang the creations on the fence of the 9TH STREET COMMUNITY GARDEN AND PARK. A trained eye can spot Arizona Iced Tea cans and Au Bon Pain plastic cups shredded into petals, fastened together by bottle caps.

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