Performance of Bio based Building Materials

Written By Dennis Jones
Performance of Bio based Building Materials
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 07 July 2017
  • ISBN : 0081009925
  • Pages : 650 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Performance of Bio based Building Materials written by Dennis Jones which was release on 07 July 2017, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Performance of Bio-based Building Materials provides guidance on the use of bio-based building materials (BBBM) with respect to their performance. The book focuses on BBBM currently present on the European market. The state-of-the-art is presented regarding material properties, recommended uses, performance expectancies, testing methodology, and related standards. Chapters cover both ‘old and traditional’ BBBM since quite a few of them are experiencing a comeback on the market. Promising developments that could become commercial in the near future are presented as well. The book will be a valuable reference resource for those working in the bio-based materials research community, architects and agencies dealing with sustainable construction, and graduate students in civil engineering. Takes a unique approach to bio-based materials and presents a broad overview of the topics on relevant areas necessary for application and promotion in construction Contains a general description, notable properties related to performance, and applications Presents standards that are structured according to performance types

Performance of Bio based Building Materials

Performance of Bio based Building Materials
  • Author : Dennis Jones,Christian Brischke
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-07-07
  • Total pages : 650
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : Performance of Bio-based Building Materials provides guidance on the use of bio-based building materials (BBBM) with respect to their performance. The book focuses on BBBM currently present on the European market. The state-of-the-art is presented regarding material properties, recommended uses, performance expectancies, testing methodology, and related standards. Chapters cover both ‘...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-03-04
  • Total pages : 183
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : This book provides a compendium of material properties, demonstrates several successful examples of bio-based materials’ application in building facades, and offers ideas for new designs and novel solutions. It features a state-of-the-art review, addresses the latest trends in material selection, assembling systems, and innovative functions of facades in detail. Selected ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-05
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-03-13
  • Total pages : 428
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : Bio-based Materials and Biotechnologies for Eco-efficient Construction fills a gap in the published literature, discussing bio-based materials and biotechnologies that are crucial for a more sustainable construction industry. With comprehensive coverage and contributions from leading experts in the field, the book includes sections on Bio-based materials and biotechnologies for infrastructure ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-02-04
  • Total pages : 263
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : The work of the RILEM Technical Committee (TC -236 BBM) was dedicated to the study of construction materials made from plant particles. It considered the question whether building materials containing as main raw material recyclable and easily available plant particles are renewable. This book includes a state-of-the-art report and an ...

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Total pages : 1104
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : New Materials in Civil Engineering provides engineers and scientists with the tools and methods needed to meet the challenge of designing and constructing more resilient and sustainable infrastructures. This book is a valuable guide to the properties, selection criteria, products, applications, lifecycle and recyclability of advanced materials. It presents an ...

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  • Author : Zujian Huang
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-05-14
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : This book offers a comprehensive overview of the use of bamboo in building industry. It systematically demonstrates bamboo’s utility in terms of its properties, describing the material properties of typical industrial bamboo products, and discussing their performance evaluation and optimization as building components and in the creation of building ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-01-23
  • Total pages : 434
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Summary : Biobased Products and Industries fills the gap between academia and industry by covering all the important aspects of biobased products and their relevant industries in one single reference. Highlighting different perspectives of the bioeconomy, EU relevant projects, as well as the environmental impact of biobased materials and sustainability, the book ...

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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-12-09
  • Total pages : 834
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : Advances in Bio-Based Fibres: Moving Towards a Green Society describes many novel natural fibers, their specific synthesis and characterization methods, their environmental sustainability values, their compatibility with polymer composites, and a wide range of innovative commercial engineering applications. As bio-based fiber polymer composites possess excellent mechanical, electrical and thermal properties, ...

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  • Publisher : Trans Tech Publications Ltd
  • Release Date : 2022-01-06
  • Total pages : 902
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : Selected peer-reviewed full text papers from the 4th International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials (ICBBM 2021) Selected peer-reviewed full text papers from the 4th International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials (ICBBM 2021), June 16-18, 2021, Barcelona, Spain...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-01-27
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : This book describes the detailed process behind the development of a comprehensive thermo-bio-architectural framework (the ThBA). This framework systematically connects the thermal performance requirements of a building to relevant solutions found in the natural world. This is the first time that architecture has been connected to biology in this manner. ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-15
  • Total pages : 442
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : The market for durable products using modified wood has increased substantially during the last few years. This is partly because of the restriction on the use of toxic preservatives due to environmental concerns, and to lower maintenance cost and time. Furthermore, as sustainability becomes a greater concern, the environmental impact ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-06-06
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-11-26
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0081009925
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Summary : This book presents the work done by the RILEM Technical Committee 274-TCE. It focuses on the estimation of the parameters which are necessary to properly design earthen constructions. It provides a compilation of the value classically obtained for the key parameters of earthen materials, a pedagogical presentation of the main ...

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  • Release Date : 2020-05-12
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