Bricks made of volcanic ash seen outside a brickmaking facility in Binan, Philippines, on January 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Bricks made of volcanic ash seen outside a brickmaking facility in Binan, Philippines, on January 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters

Taal Volcano: Philippine city turns ash into bricks to aid rebuilding efforts

  • A city neighbouring the province where Taal Volcano is located is collecting ash to turn them into bricks at a state-owned factory
  • The facility can produce up to 5,000 bricks a day which will be used to rebuild schools damaged by the eruption

Bricks made of volcanic ash seen outside a brickmaking facility in Binan, Philippines, on January 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Bricks made of volcanic ash seen outside a brickmaking facility in Binan, Philippines, on January 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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