The Future: Machine makes toilet paper from recycled office paper

Written By: Kathy Price-Robinson - Feb• 01•10

The Japanese are at it again in the bathroom. This time, we see a large machine that shreds recycled office paper, mixes it with water to make a pulp and then turns it into rolls of toilet paper. This newfangled contraption is currently as large as a bathroom, but I can see a day when all kinds of paper and cardboard can be transformed right in the house to other uses. But we'd better increase our use of organic, non-toxic inks because what goes around comes around.

See the thing at work and read the whole story from Popular Science:

 

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