Bricks Made From Human Urine 'Good News for Global Warming'

Researchers from the University of Cape Town have unveiled the world's first bio-brick made using human urine created in a natural process similar to the way seashells are formed.

The world’s first bio-brick made using human urine was unveiled at UCT. In picture are (from left) the Department of Civil Engineering’s Dr Dyllon Randall and his students, Vukheta Mukhari and Suzanne Lambert.

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