Tag: Bricks


Building bricks from waste materials

August 1, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

Firing bricks and making mortar and cement is very costly, but organic chemists at Flinders University are working on more sustainable alternatives — focusing on building materials made from waste products. In another move into the circular economy, researchers from […]


Applying Bricks to Facilitate a Sustainable Project

November 23, 2021

Via: ArchDaily

Generally made from kiln-fired clay, it is estimated that bricks have been used since 7000 BC, as examples were discovered in the ancient city of Jericho. Since then, bricks have been omnipresent in the history of architecture, combining constructive ease, […]