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Sustainable Bricks Are Made of Recycled Materials

September 01, 2020

Indian firm Rhino Machines has partnered with R+D Studio architects to create the “silica plastic block.” Composed of 80% recycled sand waste/foundry dust and 20% mixed plastic waste, the goal is to help eliminate India’s plastic waste while creating a sustainable, inexpensive building material. The bricks are claimed to be 2.5 times stronger than clay […]

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