The Eco Brolly

By: Alex Covert - Published: Jul 3, 2008   Updated: May 10 2011 • References: yankodesign & dvice
Umbrellas are like 4x4 vehicles. They don't get appreciated until they're needed. The Eco Brolly is a quasi-umbrella designâ€"quasi in the sense that there is only half of it, the skeleton. When it starts to rain, you simply unscrew the top, push a newspaper onto it and replace the screw. You suddenly have a makeshift barrier between you and the raindrops. 

Implications - This eco umbrella is small enough to fit inside your pocket and is very lightweight. It is made out of aluminum and would definitely come in handy in a big city where you can always find free newspapers hanging about. It is definitely an ingenious idea that is sure to be adopted by many. Stats for Eco Umbrellas Made of Garbage Trending: Older & Mild
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