Category Archive: Components

Algerian and Malaysian Researchers make bricks from waste, desert sand

Our friends Olive Ventures shared this great story about researchers that discovered how using waste materials and sand as components of the bricks rather than clay or shale, conserves resources and maintains the… Continue reading


We found this great story at our friends over at This Big City. Dutch researchers from Delft Technical University have been working on this project since 2006. Henk Jonkers, a microbiologist, and Eric Schlangen, a… Continue reading