12 Countries Have Built Roads Out of Plastic – And They Can Perform As Well or Better Than Asphalt

12 Countries Have Built Roads Out of Plastic – And They Can Perform As Well or Better Than Asphalt

This article first appeared in Yale Environment 360 and is re-printed with permission.  A road running through Accra, Ghana’s capital, looks like any other blacktop. Yet what most drivers don’t realize is that the asphalt under them contains a slurry of used plastics—shredded and melted bags, bottles, and snack wraps—that otherwise were destined for a […]

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