Oxacrete is an additive used to make cement-free concrete.

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Oxacrete is a mineral-based chemical and non-toxic additive made by Oxara, a Swiss based start-up, which can be mixed with excavation waste and/or sludge to product cement-free concrete. Oxacrete can improve the workability of the earth mixture for processing and casting, which can be 1-3 days. As of October 2019, Oxara AG incorporated and looking for business developers, industry partners and customers. The proof of concepts was implemented in Rwanda and Portugal and industrial demonstration was adopted by a Swiss recycling company, Kibag.

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Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

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Any person, community, or organization that needs to construct a structure using cement-free concrete

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