These Houses Are Built With Blocks Made From Waste Plastic - Forbes.21 Jul 2016 . In Bogota, 700 tons of plastic is discarded daily, with only 100 tons of that recycled. But that's all beginning to change, thanks to the work of architect Oscar Mendez. His company, Conceptos Plásticos transforms plastic and rubber waste into a construction material, and uses it to build houses for those who.
From Recycled Plastic Waste to Building Material | ArchDaily.30 Apr 2017 . Project.DWG and LOOS.FM have unveiled their PET pavilion, a temporary structure in a community park in The Netherlands that focuses on issues of sustainable building, recycling, and waste by rethinking the ways that buildings are developed, built, and used. Specifically, the pavilion is a study of the use.
The Next Green Construction Material: Recycled Plastic Bottles ..16 Aug 2016 . Plastic bottles are probably inside more buildings than we'd care to know about, as I've personally (and unfortunately) been on enough job sites to see way too many bottles thrown around the job site, outside of trash containers. A large percentage of the bottles that are lucky enough to make it in a.
Is Recycled Plastic the Key to Building Better Roads and Bridges ..10 Nov 2016 . KWS Infra, a division of VolkerWessels, developed the concept of PlasticRoad, modular road sections made of recycled plastic and last year. Still in the conceptual stage, the modular sections, made of 100% recycled material like polyethylene and polypropylene, would be manufactured in a factory and.
Bricks From Recycled Plastic | - Polymer Solutions.12 Jul 2011 . We invite you to read the most recent post about their innovative and sustainable building materials. . Sustainable Energy Ltd. has made it as a finalist in 2011's Asian Innovation Awards, given out by The Wall Street Journal, for making the bricks from recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic.
Recycling Plastics - Green Building Solutions.Plastic from two-liter bottles is even being spun into fiber for the production of carpet—another recycled product solution for our homes. Although recycling is not best for some plastics (such as those that are soiled), the material can still serve a useful purpose if used in a waste-to-energy system (WTE). This process involves.
Processing of Waste Plastics into Building Materials Using a Plastic ..The main aim of this work is to reduce the plastic waste that is rising in the present world and to achieve this; a system is designed incorporating a plastic extruder which plays a prominent part in recycling waste plastic into useful products. This work uses waste plastics and converts them into building materials with the help.
Recycled ocean plastic could become the building block of the ..1 Aug 2016 . A new U.S.-based startup, ByFusion, has a novel solution for tackling the growing problem of ocean plastic: turn it into construction material. The concept is actually pretty simple. Plastic trash collected from the ocean gets compressed into sturdy, construction-quality bricks called RePlast using ByFusion's.
'Trade Only' Website to Supply Recycled Plastic Building Materials.15 May 2013 . Kedel have launched a new 'Trade Only' website to supply recycled plastic building materials to the building and construction industry. Use of Recycled Plastic building materials has been growing steadily since the signing of the Kyoto Agreement on climate change. Recent studies by the UN's.