Fuel for Free?
Waste Materials in Brick Making
- Preface | List of figures | List of photographs | List of tables List of boxes | Abbreviations and units
- 1: Small-scale brickmaking around the world
- 2: The environmental impact of using wastes
- 3: Fuel choice and the potential of wastes
- 4: Trials with coal-dust, coal-dust briquettes, waste oil, rice husks and sawdust in Peru
- 5: The use of cow-dung, bagasse and a variety of other agricultural residues in Sudan
- 6: Trials with boiler waste in Zimbabwe
- 7: The view from Europe
- 8: The feasibility, sustainability and viability of using wastes
- Conclusion: what’s to be done?
- Appendix | Photocopiable forms | Environmental impact of national projects | Energy monitoring form | References
Kelvin Mason is a tutor on the MSc Architecture: Advanced Environmental and Energy Studies by distance learning at the Centre for Alternative Technology. Previously, he worked as a consultant engineer and manager on development projects in Africa, Latin America and Asia.