Take a stroll along the lakeside area of the Sacred Heart College and a riot of colours welcome you. On a closer examination you will realise that these are no ordinary garden decor but made out of recycled materials — seats made of tyres, flowerbeds made of used bottles, and an old boat painted with bright colours.
Antony John Joseph, from the department of Economics, who has been part of the team who worked on the park says, “We were thinking of how to recycle the materials in the college premises in an efficient way, when this idea dawned upon us.” What they came up with was Kadavu, a park near the lakeside that would provide a space to relax and enjoy the scenery.
The young minds made use of everything they could find from old …