Waste Materials and By-Products in Concrete

byRafat Siddique

Paperback | November 25, 2010

Waste Materials and By-Products in Concrete by Rafat Siddique
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Non-hazardous waste materials and by-products which are mostly landfilled, can be used in making concrete and similar construction materials. This book gives an 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.

Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag.- Metakaolin.- Recycled/Waste Plastic.- Scrap Tires.- Waste Glass.- Coal Fly Ash.- Rice Husk Ash.- Municipal Solid Waste Ash.- Wood Ash.- Volcanic Ash.- Cement Kiln Dust.- Foundry Sand.
Title:Waste Materials and By-Products in ConcreteFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:416 pages, 23.5 X 15.5 X 0.17 inShipping dimensions:416 pages, 23.5 X 15.5 X 0.17 inPublished:November 25, 2010Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3642093655

ISBN - 13:9783642093654

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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