Lufthansa Is Upcycling & Turning An Old Plane Into Furniture & Household Goods

There’s lots of talk about the aviation industry and how it plays into the environment. Airlines have used lots of crazy ways to make planes lighter to help save on fuel. They’ve figured out the best place to be in the air to maximize fuel efficiency. Individual countries have even started talking about ways to have airlines to make their carbon footprint smaller.

German airline Lufthansa though, is thinking outside the box, and instead of letting an A340-600 rot in an aviation graveyard, it’s turned it into a bunch of different products for household use.

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What Do Hotels Do With Their Old, Worn Out, and/or Stained Towels & Sheets?

If you consider how much use they get, and how many washings they go through, it’s not tough to realize that linens wear out and need to be replaced much more often than the ones we use at home.

But did you ever wonder what they do with those old towels and sheets that they can’t use in the rooms anymore? I did. So I did some research to find out…

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When Hotels Redecorate, What Do They Do With Their Old Stuff?

When hotels decide it’s time for a change, it means there are lots of old items, much of it big and bulky, that they need to get rid of. We’re talking beds, dressers, nightstands, tables, chairs, lamps, etc. from hundreds of rooms. Or maybe pots, pans, plates and/or silverware from a huge hotel kitchen. What do they do with it all?

Well, it depends…

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