Using Trash to Survive

Do you just throw away your beer bottles after a refreshing drink on a hot summer’s day? If so, you might be throwing away the very thing that could save your life.

Admittedly, you probably won’t be toting a beer bottle on your next adventure. But thanks to thoughtless people who throw their trash out of car windows and leave campsites a mess, a beer bottle is generally not too hard to find.

Outdoor Life‘s Tim MacWelch presents five uses for a beer bottle that could actually save your life.

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One of the most enduring and useful trash items is the beer bottle, which has the potential to last for centuries — and the potential to help us survive an emergency. … [continued]

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