Jim Darling Creates 'Junk Man' Out of Mattresses and Tires

 - May 29, 2009   Updated: Mar 24 2011
References: jimdarling & psfk
Illustrator Jim Darling saw all the junk building up between two abandoned buildings and thought he’d do something about it. Out of that came ‘Junk Man.’

‘Junk Man’ was created using old mattresses, tires and even a fire hydrant, which was spray-painted gold to be used as Junk Man’s blinged-out necklace. A really clever use of waste from Jim Darling.

Implications - With how common recycling trashed items has now become, it is through this idea that businesses understand just how interested people are in helping the environment. With this in mind, it can be stated that companies may continue this idea and present products that can be reused in an alternate way after their original purpose has expired.