Mairead McCullagh

Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Academy, Canmore Alberta, Canada

Problem: Our team is striving to teach students and young adults about waste, specifically plastic, to show them that there is an alternative use of plastic after its primary function.

Age: High School Synbio teams/young adults/students.

Theme: Our theme is finding a more efficient way to reduce plastic into textiles.

Image: Showing that there are different ways to recycle plastics.

Design Objective: Help the audience see that there are better ways to recycle plastics, and by recycling their plastics into textiles, it could reduce the amount of plastics going into our environment.

Medium: Pencil drawing

Keywords: Plastic, Textiles, Fabric, Change, Recycling