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Waste Materials and By-Products in Concrete

  • Rafat Siddique

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
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  14. Back Matter
    Pages 407-413

About this book

Introduction

Non-hazardous waste materials and by-products which are mostly landfilled can be used in making concrete and similar construction materials. This book gives a summary of this usage: one chapter is devoted to each material, comprising an introduction, chemical and physical properties, usage potential, and the impact of the material on the various properties of concrete.
The waste materials and by-products covered in the book are; granulated blast furnace slag, metakaolin, waste and recycled plastics, scrap-tire, waste glass, coal fly ash, rice husk ash, municipal solid waste ash, wood ash, volcanic ash, cement kiln dust and foundry sand.

Keywords

Cement Chemical Properties Physical Properties Recycling Sand Usage Potential concrete glass

Authors and affiliations

  • Rafat Siddique
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  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringThapar University, Thapar Institute of Engineering&TechnologyPatialaIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-74294-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-74293-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-74294-4
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