Researchers at Queenslands James Cook University JCU have helped develop a concrete reinforced with recycled plastic, greatly reducing carbon dioxide emissions from the production of concrete. The project was a collaboration between JCU PhD student Shi Yin and Queensland company Fibercon, with ...
Dec 03, 2015 JCU team wins innovation award for green concrete. L to R Tony Collister, Fibercon Shi Yin, JCU Rabin Tuladhar, JCU and Andrew Smith, Country Chair Shell. Research by James Cook University scientists that looks set to drastically reduce the environmental cost of concrete has won a prestigious innovation award.
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Sandanayake, Malindu ORCID 0000-0003-4303-7279, Bouras, Yanni, Haigh, Robert ORCID 0000-0001-5776-0893 and Vrcelj, Zora ORCID 0000-0002-1403-7416 2020 Current Sustainable Trends of Using Waste Materials in ConcreteA decade Review. Sustainability, 12 22. ISSN 2071-1050 Abstract. Concrete is the most used construction material in the world.
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Recycled concrete, or crushed waste concrete, is a feasible source of aggregates and an economic reality, especially where good aggregates are scarce. Conven-tional stone crushing equipment can be used, and new equipment has been developed to reduce noise and dust. Aggregates must conform to certain standards for
Feb 14, 2021 The production of cement, the binding element in concrete, accounted for 7 of total global carbon dioxide emissions in 2018. Concrete is one of
Dec 27, 2019 For every 10,000 tonnes of waste that is recycled, 9.2 jobs are created, compared to the 2.8 jobs if the same amount goes to landfill. But advocates want the plan to go further.
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Feb 04, 2021 Image RMIT University Roads might seem like an unlikely way to reuse masks, but some roads are already made of recycled materials. According to Jie Li, a professor at RMIT University
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Nov 09, 2017 Photo by Donna Squire, Deakin University Dialysis patients could inadvertently improve sustainability in the construction industry, thanks to a Deakin University, Burwood, Australia, recycling project thats turning hospital scrap into longer-lasting concrete.
Plastics have become an essential part of our modern lifestyle, and the global plastic production has increased immensely during the past 50years. This has contributed greatly to the production of plastic-related waste. Reuse of waste and recycled plastic materials in concrete mix as an environmenta
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Jun 17, 2019 The concrete was laid in early March at Geddes Crescent Reserve in Hoppers Crossing, and the research team from Swinburne will now monitor the performance of the concrete and conduct tests on the samples collected. The 200m long concrete footpath contains more than 199,000 recycled glass and plastic bottles.
Jul 07, 2021 University of Tokyo. Most people dont think much about the food scraps they throw away however, researchers in Tokyo have developed a new method to reduce food waste by recycling
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Feb 03, 2021 Published Wednesday, February 3, 2021. Disposable face masks could be recycled to make material used for building roads, researchers at RMIT University in Australia have said. The recycled face mask material would use up about 3 million masks to make just one kilometre of a two-lane road, preventing 93 tonnes of waste from going to landfill.
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Mar 11, 2015 11 MARCH 2015. Researchers from James Cook University in Australia have created a type of concrete thats reinforced by plastic waste, rather than steel. The technique, which is a first in Australia, will greatly reduce the environmental impact of concrete, and we cant help but wonder why were not doing this already. Using recycled plastic ...
Tam, V. 2008, Concrete waste recycling in Australia, The 1st International Research Symposium on Recycled Concrete and Its Applications, China. Tam, V., Kotrayothar, D., Neser, F. and Lo, C. 2008, Investigating recycled aggregate concrete by two-stage mixing approach a Southeast Queensland Practice, The 1st International Research ...
Oct 25, 2017 Dialysis patients could inadvertently improve sustainability in the construction industry, thanks to an innovative Deakin University recycling project thats turning hospital waste into longer-lasting concrete.
Properties of concrete containing recycled construction and demolition wastes as coarse aggregates. Faiz Uddin Ahmed Shaikh Department of Civil Engineering , Curtin University , Perth , Australia Correspondence s.ahmedcurtin.edu.au amp Hoang Long Nguyen .
Wheel tracker testing of recycled concrete and tyre aggregates in Australia Arul Arulrajah PhD, MEngSc, BSc, FIEAust, CPEng Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Department
May 18, 2021 Asphalt, concrete, and rubble are often recycled into aggregate or new asphalt and concrete products. Wood can be recycled into engineered-wood products like furniture, as well as mulch, compost, and other products. Metalsincluding steel, copper, and brassare also valuable commodities to recycle. Additionally, although cardboard packaging ...
Jan 02, 2021 Sany Australia Pty Ltd University of Melbourne Deakin University Aboriginal Construction Specialists Pty Ltd The building and construction sector in Australia produces 20.4 million tonnes of Construction Demolition Waste CDW per year. This accounts for 43 of Australias waste production more than 35 of CDW becomes landfill.
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Richardson, Brian Joseph Edward 1995 Recycling waste concrete into road pavement aggregate. Research Master thesis, Victoria University of Technology. Abstract. The use of recycled concrete aggregate RCA as a road pavement material in Australia is relatively recent and confined mainly to Victoria and New South Wales.
The new concrete mix with limestone and recycled glass will be used in trials across several local council footpath projects, and if successful, it could gradually replace the traditional concrete in footpath and other construction projects more broadly across the country, transforming Australias stockpiles of recycled
Jun 09, 2020 Vivian Tam earned her PhD from City University of Hong Kong in 2005 when she invented a two-stage mixing approach for recycled concrete. She then moved to Australia to join Griffith University, and has been at Western Sydney University WSU since 2009.