Turning Trash Into Skateboards


Bureo Skateboards, brainchild business of Ben R. Kneppers, David M. Stover and Kevin J. Ahern recycles plastic into skateboards by way of Chile. The project received funding from IDEA, Northeastern's venture accelerator, in the amount of $10,000. The shores of Chile will provide them with 30-50 tons of plastic refuse to be turned into their sustainable product.

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