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India looks at using plastic waste as a partial replacement for sand in structural concrete

Orr, J (2018) India looks at using plastic waste as a partial replacement for sand in structural concrete. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Civil Engineering, 172. p. 11. ISSN 0965-089X

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Abstract

Around 15 Mt of plastic waste are dumped every day in India, yet the local construction industry is running short of sand. The situation led to Anglo-Indian research on using plastic waste as a partial replacement for sand in structural concrete.John Orr of the University of Cambridge reports.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: UNSPECIFIED
Divisions: Div D > Structures
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2019 23:31
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2021 08:39
DOI: 10.1680/jcien.2019.172.1.11