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MP praises Waste House, built with 20,000 toothbrushes

3rd September 2014

Britain’s only Green MP, Caroline Lucas, has called on Britain’s housing industry to use recycled 'rubbish' in construction projects. Lucas visited the University of Brighton’s Waste House, which is the country’s first building made almost entirely of thrown away materials. "The housing industry is decades behind where best practice is and I think the real challenge of this Waste House is for it not to be seen as a one-off example but actually to be paving the way in what ...