31/07/2019

The production of cement produces vast amounts of CO2, which seriously damage our climate. Researchers at the Federal Office for Materials Research and Testing (BAM) in Berlin are therefore trying to produce the building material more sustainably. Together with African partners, civil engineer Wolfram Schmidt from BAM's Technology of Construction Materials division has developed an innovative solution: a bio-concrete whose cement is mixed with residual materials from cassava shells.

Scientists discussing

A video from bioökonomie.de - an initiative by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF).

31/07/2019