recycling of pet bottles as fine aggregate in concrete

Replacement of coarse aggregate by Polyethylene

Keywords: Light concrete, PET plastic waste, coarse aggregate, fine aggregate, compressive strength. I.INTRODUCTION The use of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) for food or beverage packing is already familiar in public. After the contents are consumed, th

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Modulus of Elasticity of Lightweight Concrete Containing

In this paper, the modulus of elasticity of lightweight concrete contains polyethylene terephthalate (PET) as fine, coarse aggregate and fiber was estimated by using experimental data from different literatures.

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Re-Use of Hospital Plastic Waste in Asphalt Mixes as

About 1.3 billion tons of waste is being generated in the world annually. This waste is a cause of various diseases. Open dumping of waste also destroys valuable agricultural land. Various researchers have beneficially used plastic waste in cement concret

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An investigation on the use of shredded waste PET bottles

@article{osti_21357639, title = {An investigation on the use of shredded waste PET bottles as aggregate in lightweight concrete}, author = {Akcaoezoglu, Semiha, E-mail: [email protected] and Atis, Cengiz Duran and Akcaoezoglu, Kubilay}, abstractNote

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EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION ON PARTIAL

Mariaenrica Frigione (2010) had conducted an investigation on using recycled PET bottles as fine aggregate in concrete and concluded the workability, compressive strength, split tensile strength is slightly lower than referenceconcrete and moderately high

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Crushed Concrete Aggregate| Concrete Construction Magazine

Jun 30, 2011 · For the purpose of this article the term crushed concrete aggregate (CCA) is defined as returned concrete and recycled concrete aggregate clean enough to be used as aggregate for new concrete. Recycled concrete aggregate (RCA) refers to cru

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Strength and Durability Evaluation of Recycled Aggregate

Mix proportioning for recycled aggregate concrete the same volumetric ratios of the control mix was adopted for the recycled aggregate, however, since different grades of the recycled aggregate with different particle sizes were available, the following a

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Use of Recycled Plastic Water Bottles in Concrete Blocks

Fine aggregate size 0-5 mm Coarse aggregate size 5-10 mm W/C 0.65 Table 2 concrete mix design. 5. Concrete brick with plastic bottles The size of concrete brick with plastic bottles that is using in this study is 200mm wide by 200mm high by 400mm long. Th

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A blend of carbon and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) as

(PET) and identifying it as a construction material. A into the required size of fine on, fine aggregate, comparative analysis. is PET bottles were 2. mortars used in constructions. They act as filler materials and fills the voids between the aggregates.

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Why not recycled concrete? -- ScienceDaily

From paper towels to cups to plastic bottles, products made from recycled materials permeate our lives. One notable exception is building materials. Why can’t we recycle concrete from our ...

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