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12

Aug 2020
Caltrans tests recycled plastic bottles on Californian highways

The plastic water bottles could replace traditional asphalt  ...

27

Jul 2020
Coped’s solution for single-use plastic waste

The company aims to turn plastic waste into building materials  ...

22

Jul 2020
Rhino launches eco-friendly bricks

Made from foundry dust and waste plastic, Rhino bricks are a cost-effective and sustainable alternative to clay bricks  ...

06

Jul 2020
CEMEX Ventures invests in plastic recylce to produce concrete and aggregates

The new investment aims to reduce carbon emissions and costs associated with the production of construction materials by giving plastic a second life  ...

15

Jun 2020
Rhino Machines has launched a sustainable building brick

New 'silica plastic block' is made from recycled sand and plastic waste  ...

08

May 2020
Zurich researchers using eggshells to print ultra-thin concrete structures

Thermoplastic case allows the user to create larger-scale projects  ...

01

Apr 2020
Merseyside builder seeks to remove plastic from British construction sector

A non-profit organization was developed between de contractor and the University of Liverpool

10

Mar 2020
Brazil: UFPB transforming plastic waste into bricks

Researchers are transforming unused plastic materials into construction materials and artistic pieces  ...

24

Feb 2020
SCG Chemicals signs MoU with CP ALL and Dow to develop recycled plastic road

The recycled roads will be open to public use

17

Feb 2020
Colombian students make building materials from textile waste

Researchers plan to tackle the over 300 tons of fabric waste generated daily in Bogotá

07

Jan 2020
ByFusion develops eco-friendly bricks from plastic waste

Production of the new brick generates far fewer emissions when compared to standard ones

06

Jan 2020
Costa Rica’s CRDC transforming plastic waste into building materials

Project sought to utilize unmanaged plastic waste stream to produce quality products  ...

02

Jan 2020
Greenrail initiative generates clean energy from railway lines

Each kilometer traveled can generate over 30 megawatts of electricity

17

Dec 2019
Denmark: Mobile concrete crusher smashing over 15 thousand tons of concrete

Concrete to be used in road and parking construction

16

Dec 2019
Spain: New building material to reduce household energy bills

Material developed by mixing rice straw and plastic waste  ...

26

Nov 2019
Engineers develop new plastic waste brick inspired by bird nests

New product provides stronger insulation versus standard bricks

31

Oct 2019
Los Angeles tests asphalt road made from plastic bottles

Roads can last 8 to 13 times longer than a standard road

21

Oct 2019
Estonia gets its first road paved with plastic asphalt

Nearly 5,000 plastic bottles will be crushed during the road’s development  ...

06

Aug 2019
Peruvian company develops bricks from plastic

The company can produce up to 40 bricks per hour

29

Jul 2019
UNICEF develops Africa’s first plastic-to-bricks factory

The group plans to construct around 500 classrooms

15

Jul 2019
Cuyo University researchers develop new cement mortar with plastic

The newly developed construction material could help to eliminate waste

26

Jun 2019
Indian Nuvoco pioneers Structural XLite concrete

Company is the first to work with these types of materials

21

Jun 2019
Argentinian researchers developing new cement mortar with added plastic

The new material could help reduce building costs

21

Jun 2019
New Plymouth’s road made out of new plastic asphalt blend

New asphalt mix offers a solution to New Zealand’s plastic issues  ...

10

Jun 2019
Australia opens new recycling plant to turn soft plastics into asphalt

The company is also doing research into the optimal mix type and durability of the material

03

May 2019
Researchers develop bricks made with plastic waste

The final product will be much stronger than a normal cement brick

08

Apr 2019
Scientists develop transparent wood for use in construction

The material can absorb and release energy

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