John Vibes, Truth Theory – Waking Times
In the search for more sustainable building materials, scientists have discovered a way to transform human waste into bricks that can be used for building.
However, human feces only accounts for 25% of the material in the bricks, the remaining 75% is made out of traditional clay. Even with using mostly clay, this process would still cut down on 30% of the biosolid material that is sent away to landfills, according to a recent study conducted by researchers from RMIT University in Australia.
The study, published in the journal Buildings, explained that: