Plastic waste used to build classrooms in the Ivory Coast

Plastic bricks developed by a Colombian social enterprise are being used to build schools for children in the West African nation of Ivory Coast. Nine classrooms have already been set up in Ivory Coast by Conceptos Plásticos in partnership with UNICEF at three sites across the country. Built with bricks made from plastic salvaged from streets in Columbia, experts hope the environmentally friendly new technique … Continue reading Plastic waste used to build classrooms in the Ivory Coast