Written by Shivneel Prasad
YRTS recently took another step in its journey to become more sustainable with its recent purchase of a portable plastic recycling kit. The kit travelled all the way from Netherlands into the YRTS precision manufacturing space.
The kit consists of:
We found a lot of synergy between the YRTS goals and those of 3devo who supplied the kit:
“3devo is a tech company founded by young inventive engineers in the Netherlands. Our mission centres on developing accessible and high-quality products to empower innovators and creators.”
This statement is very much in line with our goal to empower the young minds of today not only to be sustainable but also lead the way in innovation for the ever changing world of the future.
The recycling kit will be used initially to recycle failed 3D prints done onsite, reducing our waste stream while also reducing ongoing consumable costs. Over time given the capabilities of the unit we hope to work with the broader Tech School community to recycle other types of materials such as
Visit this link to see the different types of plastic our kit can process.
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