Building from Waste: Recovered Materials in Architecture and by Dirk E. Hebel, Marta H. Wisniewska, Felix Heisel

By Dirk E. Hebel, Marta H. Wisniewska, Felix Heisel

A conceptual and useful inspect fabrics and items which use waste as a renewable source for architectural, inside, and business layout.

The stock levels from advertised items to complicated study and improvement, prepared alongside the producing techniques: densified, reconfigured, remodeled, designed and cultivated materials.A product listing offers all fabrics and initiatives based on their practical makes use of.

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5 6 4 7 Cross section showing the special design for the staircase built out of straw panels. 8 Longitudinal section. The spatial arrangement is based on the material properties. 1 closed spaces 2 open spaces 3 floorboard panels 4 recycled tyre tube façade 5 foundation anchors 6 cement screed 7 bracing 8 wall panel 9 stairs 10 awning 11 lintel 12 wooden support member 10 11 4 8 7 9 3 5 7 1m 058 12 D ENSIFIED WASTE MATERIALS 7 7 4 6 6 4 5 5 7 DETAIL 1 1 7 7 DETAIL 1 4 5 DETAIL 1 2 5 5 3 DETAIL 2 2 4 7 4 7 1 8 DETAIL 2 4 7 DETAIL 2 9 9 Connection detail between ceiling and wall.

The range of their uses, however, is even more astonishing, reaching from structural load-bearing applications to waterproofing, insulation, and finishing surfaces. In this perspective, reconfigured waste materials may be the most versatile type of waste construction elements for now. 2 Laminated paper scraps can be a highquality resource for the construction sector.

2 DECAFE TILES Decafe Tiles are produced from disposed coffee grounds and a natural binding agent. 8 million tons. It is the secondmost traded commodity in the world. Once ground, brewed, and consumed, however, coffee grounds are usually declared organic waste and shipped to landfill sites for decomposition. Spanish designer Raul Lauri has been using this resource for furniture designs in recent years and is now applying the gained knowledge to building materials. After mixture, the two components of disposed coffee grounds and a natural binding agent are pressed under heat into the desired shapes, using preformed moulds.

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