India: Building roads from plastic waste
(MENAFN)An advanced new road building technology for the 21st century is developing rapidly in India now.
According to a World Economic Forum report, more than 33,796 km of roads in India are plastic roads.
A new report, however, said in a statement that the actual length of Indian roads using the innovative, home-grown technique runs for more than 100,000km as of October.
Experts say that using recycled plastic to build roads curbs pollution and also create jobs, however; there's more to it.
According to new research, those plastic roads are not only greener, but are also stronger and maintenance-free, that they could last about three times as long as conventional road structures.
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