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Escalator Rails Reuse Solutions?


Used escalator rail - HEAVY DUTY!, Nearly indestructible.
It has been sporadically reused for boat bumpers at docks/moorages and for bumper rail in loading dock areas.
Looking for a consistent reuse opportunity. Thousands of feet avaialble locally and likely 100s of thousands of feet across the nation.

Samples available.

Challenge Guidelines

Best reuse/repurposing option.

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Current Solutions

Comments (3)

Erica Cline: School Running Tracks, playgrounds, etc. How about a base under a jungle gym? Shred the material... it's nontoxic, clean, and durable.

Stacey Cusack: We'd love to get some samples at TerraCycle! Garden edging seems like a reuse option if we could find a way to anchor it in the ground. There's also the possibility of making a sculpture. Please email me about samples stacey (dot) krauss (at) terracycle (dot) com. Thanks!

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