Bloqueplas

Fernando Llanos Gónima (Conceptos Plásticos)

Interlocking block system made of recycled plastic and rubber.

Product description Brand name and product description

Bloqueplas is an interlocking wall system of stackable tongue and groove block units manufactured and distributed by Grupo Ecoplasso in Colombia. The blocks are made of recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET), and require only a hammer to assemble a structure.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Colombia, Mexico, Spain, Costa Rica, Argentina, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Ecuador, and Spain.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Grupo Ecoplasso in Colombia and Mexico

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

~4.60 USD (15.000.000 COP) converted on June 2019  for a 40 m² house

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Residents of informal settlements, households, implementing organizations.

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