There are many different ways to re-imagine, re-craft or re-manufacture plastic bags. At RISD our research has included:
Spinning and Weaving
Bonding the Bags to Other Materials
Advanced Knitting, Textile Studio, Liz Collins
Waste for Life Industrial Design Studio, David Zitnick
Attached are some of the recipes created and collected by students in the Fall RISD Waste for Life Studio. RISD-W4L Recipes
Students at RISD have done a significant amount of material investigation many of which are collected in a set on our flickr site .