CONCRETE CLOTH: Flexible Material Makes Durable Disaster Shelters | Inhabitat

When a disaster strikes, it’s often difficult to get shelters up in time for displaced residents. Enter Concrete Canvas’s new Concrete Cloth, a durable waterproof building material made of cement sandwiched between fabric. The cloth, which won Material ConneXion’s Material of the Year 2009 award, can be molded into any shape when bonded with water — and it takes just two hours to set!

via CONCRETE CLOTH: Flexible Material Makes Durable Disaster Shelters | Inhabitat.

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