Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco efficient Concrete

Written By Fernando Pacheco-Torgal
Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco efficient Concrete
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 21 November 2018
  • ISBN : 0081027338
  • Pages : 492 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco efficient Concrete written by Fernando Pacheco-Torgal which was release on 21 November 2018, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco-efficient Concrete looks at the processing of plastic waste, including techniques for separation, the production of plastic aggregates, the production of concrete with recycled plastic as an aggregate or binder, the fresh properties of concrete with plastic aggregates, the shrinkage of concrete with plastic aggregates, the mechanical properties of concrete with plastic aggregates, toughness of concrete with plastic aggregates, modulus of elasticity of concrete with plastic aggregates, durability of concrete with plastic aggregates, concrete plastic waste powder with enhanced neutron radiation shielding, and more, thus making it a valuable reference for academics and industrial researchers. Describes the main types of recycled plastics that can be applied in concrete manufacturing Presents, for the first time, state-of-the art knowledge on the properties of conventional concrete with recycled plastics Discusses the technological challenges for concrete manufactures for mass production of recycled concrete from plastic waste

Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco efficient Concrete

Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco efficient Concrete
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,Jamal Khatib,Francesco Colangelo,Rabin Tuladhar
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-21
  • Total pages : 492
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco-efficient Concrete looks at the processing of plastic waste, including techniques for separation, the production of plastic aggregates, the production of concrete with recycled plastic as an aggregate or binder, the fresh properties of concrete with plastic aggregates, the shrinkage of concrete with plastic aggregates, ...

Information and Communication Technology for Competitive Strategies ICTCS 2020

Information and Communication Technology for Competitive Strategies  ICTCS 2020
  • Author : Amit Joshi,Mufti Mahmud,Roshan G. Ragel,Nileshsingh V. Thakur
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-26
  • Total pages : 1156
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : This book contains the best selected research papers presented at ICTCS 2020: Fifth International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for Competitive Strategies. The conference was held at Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, during 11–12 December 2020. The book covers state-of-the-art as well as emerging topics pertaining to ICT and effective strategies for its implementation ...

New Trends in Eco efficient and Recycled Concrete

New Trends in Eco efficient and Recycled Concrete
  • Author : Jorge de Brito,Francisco Agrela
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-16
  • Total pages : 632
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : New Trends in Eco-efficient and Recycled Concrete describes different recycled materials that have been used in eco-efficient concrete, reviewing previous publications to identify the most effective recycled materials to be applied in concrete manufacture. New trends on eco-efficient concrete are presented, filling a gap in the market. Sections cover various ...

Smart Cities and Machine Learning in Urban Health

Smart Cities and Machine Learning in Urban Health
  • Author : Thomas, J. Joshua,Geropanta, Vasiliki,Karagianni, Anna,Panchenko, Vladimir,Vasant, Pandian
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-11-12
  • Total pages : 269
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : The perception of smart cities encompasses a strategy that uses different types of technologies, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning and in which, through the internet of things (IoT) and sensor-based data collection, the strategy extrapolates information using insights gained from that data to manage or monitor or track assets, ...

Handbook of Sustainable Concrete and Industrial Waste Management

Handbook of Sustainable Concrete and Industrial Waste Management
  • Author : Francesco Colangelo,Raffaele Cioffi,Ilenia Farina
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-12-13
  • Total pages : 728
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : The Handbook of Sustainable Concrete and Industrial Waste Management summarizes key research trends in recycling and reusing concrete and industrial waste to reduce their environmental impact. This volume also includes important contributions in collaboration with the CRI-TEST Innovation Lab, Naples – Acerra. Part one discusses eco-friendly innovative cement and concrete and ...

Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles

Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2019-10
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles combines the latest academic research and industrial practices to shed light on a wide range of activities that influence how the textiles industry affects the natural environment. Pressure from regulators, customers and other stakeholders has pressed companies to translate general sustainability concepts and ideas ...

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-01-09
  • Total pages : 4252
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials provides a comprehensive overview, covering research and development on all aspects of renewable, recyclable and sustainable materials. The use of renewable and sustainable materials in building construction, the automotive sector, energy, textiles and others can create markets for agricultural products and additional revenue streams ...

Electronic Waste

Electronic Waste
  • Author : Maria E Holuszko,Amit Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-10-18
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Discover the latest technologies in the pursuit of zero-waste solutions in the electronics industry In Electronic Waste: Recycling and Reprocessing for a Sustainable Future, a team of expert sustainability researchers delivers a collection of resources that thoroughly examine methods for extracting value from electronic waste while aiming for a zero-waste ...

ICSBE 2020

ICSBE 2020
  • Author : Ranjith Dissanayake
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-06-28
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Eco Efficient Concrete

Eco Efficient Concrete
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,S Jalali,João Labrincha,V M John
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-02-04
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Eco-efficient concrete is a comprehensive guide to the characteristics and environmental performance of key concrete types. Part one discusses the eco-efficiency and life cycle assessment of Portland cement concrete, before part two goes on to consider concrete with supplementary cementitious materials (SCMs). Concrete with non-reactive wastes is the focus of ...

Environmental Mechanochemistry

Environmental Mechanochemistry
  • Author : Matej Baláž
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-06-28
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Download or read online Environmental Mechanochemistry written by Matej Baláž, published by Springer Nature which was released on . Get Environmental Mechanochemistry Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Eco efficient concrete

Eco efficient concrete
  • Author : F. Pacheco Torgal,Y. Ding
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-02-04
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : The volume of polymeric wastes such as tyre rubber and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles is increasing at a fast rate. An estimated 1000 million tyres reach the end of their useful lives every year and 5000 million more are expected to be discarded in a regular basis by the year 2030. Only a ...

Eco efficient concrete

Eco efficient concrete
  • Author : M. Frigione
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-02-04
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : This chapter describes the use of different polymers that can be added to fresh or hardened hydraulic cement, or used to replace the cement. The introduction of polymers can modify the characteristics and properties of concrete, and protect or repair concrete elements....

Risk Reliability and Sustainable Remediation in the Field of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Risk  Reliability and Sustainable Remediation in the Field of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Author : Thendiyath Roshni,Pijush Samui,Dieu Tien Bui,Dookie Kim,Rahman Khatibi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-03-22
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Risk, Reliability and Sustainable Remediation in the Field of Civil and Environmental Engineering illustrates the concepts of risk, reliability analysis, its estimation, and the decisions leading to sustainable development in the field of civil and environmental engineering. The book provides key ideas on risks in performance failure and structural failures ...

Composite Materials

Composite Materials
  • Author : It Meng Low,Yu Dong
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-06-18
  • Total pages : 688
  • ISBN : 0081027338
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Summary : Composite materials have been well developed to meet the challenges of high-performing material properties targeting engineering and structural applications. The ability of composite materials to absorb stresses and dissipate strain energy is vastly superior to that of other materials such as polymers and ceramics, and thus they offer engineers many ...