“Use It or Lose It: Upcycling AT”, Part Two

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Source: “Use It or Lose It: Upcycling AT”, Part Two

In the first part of this blog post, “Use It or Lose It: Upcycling AT,” we defined the concept of upcycling with assistive technology and the similarities and differences among the AT recycling choices. The practice of upcycling of AT refers to a more localized method of reuse of AT equipment on a smaller level in a school, hospital, community, or rehab setting. Upcycling AT is environmentally and fiscally sound and encourages collaborative use of older and newer technologies. Now we will explore some ways to upcycle AT in your setting …