From developing contact-free digital passes in the Philippines to donating and distributing medical supplies in Mexico and Germany to meeting the food demand in India and the United States, TIers are volunteering to support COVID-19 relief efforts across the globe.
Engineers, hobbyists, DIYers and others are joining a growing movement worldwide to utilize 3D printing to produce medical gear and supplies amid growing shortages as the COVID-19 pandemic strains global supply.
TIers spent thousands of hours collecting and filling 1.5-liter plastic bottles with chopped-up plastic shopping bags, plastic packaging waste and other down-cycled bits to create eco-bricks that were used to transform a trash dump into a park.
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