BioMASON

This company is growing bricks that fight climate change

Bring it on!

JACINTA BOWLER
30 JUL 2016
 

Bricks are everywhere, but they’re also one of the biggest contributors to CO2 emissions. A company called Biomason has decided to take a different approach - using bacteria to grow useable building materials.

This means that companies don't have to create bricks at super high temperatures anymore - saving the planet a whole lot of emissions in the meantime.

Just pop this in with concrete that repairs itself and we've got a whole new way to build stuff!

Video produced in partnership with Explorist.

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