Sewage as base for production of building materials
The biggest challenge the world is facing is food shortage and a lack of clean water. These problems emerge from to the growing population, the large amounts of daily waste and the waste of important nutrients like phosphorus and nitrogen. Until recently, sewage was seen as waste, but wastewater contains many valuable substances. Aquafarm uses sewage as a base to produce building materials. Organisms purify the water, producing high quality raw materials. Aquafarm combines knowledge, science, research, design and application for a future with circular cities.
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SDG’s: Clean water and sanitation; responsible consumption and production
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