Iain and I wanted to find out more about the lifecycle of a PET bottle. We wanted to inform ourselves about the recycling process of all those plastic bottles. We created a video for our project to show you more about the recycling of PET.
We went to Uetikon ZH to record our movie ourselves. Right After the recording we cut the film with iMovie.
We should just let the video talk for itself… Enjoy!
Visiting a PET Recycling station was a very great experience. We were amazed how it all works. As you already saw in the video.
Technical & other info
Cam: iPhone 12 Pro
Guide in Uetikon: Mr. Heinz Gerber (Werkmeister Centre Uetikon am See)
We intend to show you guys what happens with a plastic bottle after it’s thrown in a recycling bin. Because of the worldwide pandemic called COVID-19 we were not able to visit all different steps of the recycling progress. We asked several entreprises and factories but we got refuse after refuse. We are glad we could visit Schneider Umweltservice in Uetikon. At this point; Many thanks to them and to Mr. Heinz Gerber for the really helpful tour.
Following a picture of the vehicle which puts the PET bottles in the machine to press them into cubes. We took all pictures by ourselves. The whole videomaterial was filmed by ourselves too.
Authors: Rico Wirth & Iain Weder
Schneider Umweltservice (umweltservice.ch)
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