This Sunday: Check out the latest rescued props, housewares and DIY materials at Film Biz Recycling and then mosey on over to the dance party next to the Gowanus Canal.
ITSY BITSY TEENY WEENY *GREEN* BIKINI
Linda Loudermilk created quite a splash during Miami’s Fashion Week upon revealing her revealing and eco-conscious swimsuit line. Made from plant starch, this sexy suit biodegrades itself within 180 days. With this 100% compostable swimwear, no one will ever know that you summer at the Isle of Coney.
PICKLING ISN'T JUST FOR PICKLES
Today Film Biz Recycling officially began a new composting regimen with Vokashi, innovators of urban composting & eco-living. Vokashi’s process is different than most other composting practices generally heard about. That said, today being Day One, we’ve opted not to wrongly describe the science, but to copy & paste the How Does It Work? directly from their site: The chemical...
WHO'S THAT (GREEN) LADY?
SOURCE: The Carroll Garden’s Patch WHO’S THAT (GREEN) LADY? Carroll Gardens resident Elizabeth “Sweetheart” Eaton Rosenthal goes green. By Tierney McAfee It’s not easy being green — unless you’re fine artist Elizabeth Eaton Rosenthal. Better known as “Sweetheart” or “The Green Lady” to her clients and Carroll Gardens neighbors, Rosenthal has dressed in green from head to toe for...
Hector: THE LATEST TO ADOPT-A-PROP
This past week’s film screening of Ghost World was a success. From the looks of it, everyone had fun, was happy to watch a flick, and of course, learn that there’s now a solution to prevent entertainment industry waste. While Steve Buscemi, Thora Birch and Scarlett Johansson may have been the on-screen stars, there’s no question that Brooklyn made and met a new star that very...
3rd Annual Brooklyn Waterfront Epic Ride
Film Biz Recycling is proud to sponsor the 3rd Annual Brooklyn Waterfront Epic Ride. Join us for a for a 40-mile ride along Brooklyn’s entire waterfront and Jamaica Bay! The route highlights the potential of a completed Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway combined with a completed Jamaica Bay Greenway. For more information about the ride, click here or http://www.brooklyngreenway.org/
ECO BROOKLYN VISITS FBR PROP SHOP
Eco Brooklyn came to FBR’s Prop Shop today. We’re humbled by reading their blog post, but will of course will happily, and proudly, share it: Film Biz Recycling Posted by Gennaro Brooks-Church July 19, 2011 I checked out Film Biz Recycling’s warehouse today in Brooklyn on President and 3rd Ave. Eva Radke, founder and visionary, gave me a tour of the place. Film Biz Recycling...
FBR'S UPCYCLED FIND #1
San Diego-based artist Rich Morisson rethinks what could have instead been ocean waste with this summertime lesson in upcycling. His creation is a perfect blend of ingenuity and our shared vision to give new life and make something new and beautiful out of anything, even something as simple as a can.
Pillow Talk: FBR on ABC →
You’ll have to get through some very, very important news first, but then of course you get to the good stuff; the pillow talk.
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