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Author Dhir, Ravindra K., author

Title Sustainable Construction Materials. Glass Cullet / Ravindra K. Dhir, Jorge de Brito, Gurmel S. Ghataora, Chao Qun Lye
Published Duxford, United Kingdom : Elsevier Ltd. : Woodhead Publishing, 2018
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Description 1 online resource
Series Woodhead Publishing series in civil and structural engineering
Woodhead Publishing series in civil and structural engineering
Contents Intro; Title page; Table of Contents; Related titles; Copyright; Dedication; Author Profiles; Preface; 1. Introduction; 1.1. Background; 1.2. Sustainable Construction Materials; 1.3. Glass Cullet; 1.4. Layout and Contents; 2. Methodology; 2.1. Introduction; 2.2. Literature Search and Appraisal; 2.3. Building the Data Matrix; 2.4. Analysis, Evaluation and Modelling of Data; 2.5. Dissemination; 2.6. Conclusions; 3. Production and Properties of Glass Cullet; 3.1. Introduction; 3.2. Market Opportunities for Glass Cullet Use; 3.3. Types of Waste Glass and Collection Schemes
3.4. Classification and Handling of Unprocessed Waste Glass3.5. Processing Waste Glass into Glass Cullet; 3.6. Chemical Properties of Glass Cullet; 3.7. Physical Properties of Glass Cullet; 3.8. Conclusions; 4. Use of Ground Glass Cullet as Cement Component; 4.1. Introduction; 4.2. General Information; 4.3. Cementitious Characteristics of Ground Glass Cullet; 4.4. Fresh Concrete Properties; 4.5. Mechanical Properties; 4.6. Permeation; 4.7. Durability; 4.8. Environmental Impact; 4.9. Case Studies; 4.10. Conclusions; 5. Use of Glass Cullet as a Sand Component; 5.1. Introduction
5.2. General Information5.3. Fresh Properties; 5.4. Strength Properties; 5.5. Deformation; 5.6. Permeation; 5.7. Durability -- Chemical Attack; 5.8. Durability -- Physical Attack; 5.9. Environmental Impact; 5.10. Case Studies; 5.11. Conclusions; 6. Use of Glass Cullet as Filler Aggregate; 6.1. Introduction; 6.2. Fresh Properties; 6.3. Strength; 6.4. Deformation Properties; 6.5. Permeation; 6.6. Durability; 6.7. Environmental Impact and Case Studies; 6.8. Conclusions; 7. Use of Glass Cullet in Geotechnical Applications; 7.1. Introduction; 7.2. General Information
7.3. Geotechnical Characteristics of Glass Cullet7.4. Mechanical Properties; 7.5. Durability; 7.6. Environmental Impact; 7.7. Case Studies; 7.8. Guidance on Using Glass Cullet; 7.9. Conclusions; 8. Use of Glass Cullet in Road Pavement Applications; 8.1. Introduction; 8.2. General Information; 8.3. Unbound Applications; 8.4. Hydraulically Bound Applications; 8.5. Bituminous Bound Applications; 8.6. Environmental Impact; 8.7. Case Studies; 8.8. Conclusions; 9. Use of Glass Cullet in Ceramics and Other Applications; 9.1. Introduction; 9.2. Glass Cullet Use in Ceramics
9.3. Glass Cullet as Aesthetic Finishing Material9.4. Glass Cullet as Filtration Medium; 9.5. Glass Cullet as Epoxy Composite; 9.6. Glass Cullet as Glass Fibres; 9.7. Glass Cullet as Blast Abrasive; 9.8. Glass Cullet as Paint Filler; 9.9. Glass Cullet in Elastomeric Roof Coating; 9.10. Other Applications; 9.11. Conclusions; 10. Environmental Impact, Case Studies and Standards and Specifications; 10.1. Introduction; 10.2. Environmental Impact; 10.3. Case Studies; 10.4. Standards and Specifications; 10.5. Conclusions; 11. Epilogue; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 17, 2018)
Subject Glass manufacture -- By-products
Sustainable construction
Sustainable construction.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Chemical & Biochemical.
Form Electronic book
Author Brito, Jorge de, author
Ghataora, G. S. (Gurmel S.), author
Lye, Chao Qun, author
ISBN 0081009909 (electronic bk.)
9780081009901 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Glass cullet