prosthetics

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Million Waves Project, is a local nonprofit organization, in the North Sound, Washington is making prosthetic limbs from the ocean plastic. These prosthetics are for people who can’t afford expensive artificial limbs.

Million Waves Project uses a 3D printer to make the prosthetics for children as well as adults and ship them all over the world. The project aims to transform the lives of people and save the planet at the same time.

You can donate $45 to sponsor a 3D printed prosthetic limb. The extra donation will go for research and development of 3D printed wheelchairs. The Million Waves Project is also looking into dental prosthetics in the future.

Read the full story here.

Visit the website millionwavesproject.com.

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