Fuel for Free?
Waste Materials in Brick Making
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.