x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 26 July 2017

Al Ain Municipality turns road signs into tables and chairs

An initiative to recycle damaged road sign boards has been launched by Al Ain Municipality.

ABU DHABI // Damaged road signs are to be recycled in an initiative launched by Al Ain Municipality.

The project plans to recycle the boards into products including chairs, tables, dustbins, desk accessories and bookshelves.

The municality has already collected 55 tons worth of scrap material that can be used in the project.

Iman Al Daari, of Al Ain Municipality, said the initiative would serve several priorities in the municipality's strategic plan such as boosting sustainable urban development, upgrading public services, enhancing competency and achieving excellence.