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Pete & Andrea Fund Their Eco-Friendly Wedding by Recycling Aluminum Can

By: manzil - Published: Jul 2, 2010 • References: weddingcans and treehugger
Pete Geyer and Andrea Parrish have funded their eco-friendly wedding by recycling. The couple collected 400,000 aluminum cans that will fetch around $4,000 to pay for dresses, a DJ, food, and flowers.

The couple collected 280,000 cans themselves in 197 days; the remaining cans were donated by Alcoa and United Recycling Services. Pete Geyer and Andrea Parrish have reached the target for their July 31, 2010 wedding.

40% of their proceeds will go towards their marriage and honeymoon; the remaining 60% will be donated to Doctors Without Borders and the Rim Country Land Institute.