Composites

22-1000-297-a-E
Lai Chi Wo Clay
Material categories:

Soil / Soil based (organic/mineral)

Composite

Identification number:

22-1000-297-a

The clay is salvaged from mud bricks in Lai Chi Wo village. It was prepared on site to be used in new mud bricks. A …

VP_BD_P_0004
Kombucha bacterial cellulose eggshell composite
Material categories:

Composite

Naturals (others)

Identification number:

20-0000-271-b

The bacterial cellulose (SCOBY) is formed as a sheet in a vat of kombucha brew. After fermentation, the sheet grows up to 30mm thick, and …

VP_BD_P_0007
Kombucha bacterial cellulose tea composite
Material categories:

Naturals (others)

Composite

Identification number:

20-0000-271-c

The bacterial cellulose (SCOBY) is formed as a sheet in a vat of kombucha brew. After fermentation, the sheet grows up to 30mm thick, and …

Asphalt
Asphalt Fragment from Informal Road
Material categories:

Composite

Polymer

Identification number:

22-7156-214-a

This asphalt fragment, a mix of stone aggregate, filler, and bitumen, was found in the far northern fringe of Hong Kong, near old fish ponds …

2020-7182-004-a
Sawdust brick
Material categories:

Wood / Wood based

Composite

Identification number:

20-7182-004-a

Sawdust is a waste material commonly found in the wood industry. The sawdust is mixed with cement and water before being compacted into a mold. …

2020-7182-003-a
Paper-wax pulp
Material category:

Composite

Identification number:

20-7812-003-a

Paper pulp is soaked in water overnight and mixed with molten wax (paraffin). The mix is filtered through a cotton cloth to squeeze out surplus …

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