Kevin learns how to make paper!

SAN LUIS, Costa Rica — Today started out with a bang! We got to check in with the Eco-Bambú group in San Luis. They specialize in recycling old paper, and using it to create all natural products such as paper bags, notebooks and other cool items. A couple of us got to try our hand at the process, so here is my attempt. Enjoy, and look out for the more in depth story about the group later in the evening!

-Kevin

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  1. […] From the tubs of water, the paper is placed into a blender that cuts it into smaller pieces. Next, the paper “pulp” is put into a bath of water where it gets scooped up by a wooden mold. The mesh screen under the mold allows the excess water to […]

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