V.V. Barahtenko, E.V. Zelinskaya, E.O. Kostyukova, Irkutsk State Technical University, Irkutsk, Russia
T.A. Merkulyeva, M.N. Samuseva, Closed JSC “Irkutskzoloprodukt”, Irkutsk, Russia
F.A. Shutov, F&D Innovative Composites Inc, Los Angeles, USA
It has been developed an industrial technology for production of a new generation of building materials – Artificial Porous Wood based on the mixture of fly ash (the by-product of power plants) and plastics waste. The commercialization of the developed technology should considerable reduce the environmental burden on local Baikal-Irkutsk region by recycling of large amount of mineral and organic solid waste.