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Indian student creates a brick made from recycled plastic

by Anna Fletcher, CNN

When an Indian engineering student visited a traditional brick kiln, he was appalled at what he saw.

“My moment of reckoning came during that field trip,” says Abhishek Banerjee, recalling the 2016 visit. “We saw that the workers there were being treated very inhumanely. And the working conditions of that brick kiln were very improper — people were digging clay with their bare hands.”

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