When it comes to carbon emissions, there’s a major culprit you might not have heard about: cement. The production of cement emits almost as much carbon dioxide as cars do – but Brimstone CEO and co-founder Cody Finke says they’ve found a way to change that.
This week on How I Built This Lab, Cody explains where all that carbon dioxide is coming from, and how swapping out a key ingredient in the production of cement could take it from carbon-intensive … to carbon-negative.
This episode was produced by Alex Cheng with music by Ramtin Arablouei.
It was edited by John Isabella with research help from J.C. Howard. Our audio engineer was Patrick Murray.