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  • Nzambi Matee is a Kenyan engineer who has devised a way to upcycle plastic.
  • By pressing the plastic and adding sand, it can be turned into bricks and paving stones.
  • These paving stones are seven times stronger and 15 percent cheaper to produce, and lighter than concrete.

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