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Vrijders, Jeroen (author), Dooms, Bram (author), Van Itterbeeck, Petra (author)
Although there has been extensive research and several demonstration projects in Belgium and abroad, the use of recycled aggregates in concrete is still limited in practice. Several barriers were identified: lack of practical experience, limiting standards and the need for specific quality assurance. The paper describes recent developments in...
conference paper 2017
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Bougrain, Frédéric (author)
According to the European Commission website, construction and demolition waste (CDW - consisting of materials such as concrete, bricks, gypsum, wood, glass, metals, asbestos, excavated soil…) accounts for approximately 25% - 30% of all waste generated in the EU. To move towards a recycling society, various policies have been launched by...
conference paper 2017
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Vrijders, Jeroen (author), Wastiels, Lisa (author)
The use of recycled aggregates in new structural concrete is generally considered as a measure for lowering the environmental impact of concrete. Existing literature considers transport distances and the final performance of the concrete (linked to its composition) as main influencing factors to evaluate the environmental burdens or gains when...
conference paper 2017
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Bonifazi, G. (author), Capobianco, G. (author), Serranti, S. (author), Eggimann, M. (author), Wagner, E. (author), Di Maio, F. (author), Lotfi, S. (author)
Aim of this work was to investigate the microstructure of the Interfacial Transition Zone (ITZ) between cement paste and aggregate in concrete utilizing Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) in order to identify possible effects on the ITZ related to different recipes and production parameters. SEM is an important tool to carry out concrete, cement...
conference paper 2015
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