The paper discusses advantages, particularly with respect to CO2 emission reduction, of the replacement of relatively large fractions of Portland cement in concrete mix designs utilized in pavements and structures, with industrial byproducts and natural materials. It further addresses methods of quality control for such materials.
Journal: TechConnect Briefs
Volume: Technical Proceedings of the 2011 Clean Technology Conference and Trade Show
Published: June 13, 2011
Pages: 349 - 352
Industry sectors: Advanced Materials & Manufacturing | Energy & Sustainability
Topics: Materials for Sustainable Building, Sustainable Materials