Today, we are going to do a brief introduction into recycling and waste valorization. We live in an unstoppable waste-producer world: our manufacture industry produces consumer goods, we pack them, we use electricity and we plunder natural resources; the problem is that all those daily activities generate waste. The question at this point is: what should we do with all that waste we are producing? ¿Should we take it to the landfill so we cannot see it again? We dump it into the seas?
This is the starting point to a new materials generation. Because, why do not use all that rubbish for a useful purpose? Well, waste-based materials already became reality. Let’s see a couple examples that might surprise you.