AN AUSTRALIAN RESEARCH TEAM FOUND A WAY TO RECYCLE SOFT PLASTIC INTO CONCRETE – AND IT COULD HAVE BROADER APPLICATIONS IN CONSTRUCTION

Plastic has been recycled into concrete in a new project. Image: Getty Engineers from RMIT partnered with Australian recycling companies to make concrete out of soft plastics. The concrete was used for Coles Horsham's car park and a footpath in Frankston. RMIT's Jonathan Tran described the broader implications of this process for Australia's construction industry. ...

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