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Cold baked brick

The production process of bricks normally consists of heating the clay at a high temperature of 1000 to 1200 degrees Celsius. Now there is also an alternative process for producing a durable brick without the use of these extremely high temperatures. This new process makes use of an (alkali) activator, wherein the after-treatment temperature is between 20 and 50 degrees Celsius. This results in energ savings for the producer.


Cold ceramic bricks do have potential in Malawi

11 December 2017
All households in Malawi prefer a brick house, so the market demand for clay bricks is huge. Traditional brick making is done with clamps using fire wood. This causes deforestation and high carbon emissions.... Read more


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