RILEM State-of-the-Art Reports

Progress of Recycling in the Built Environment

Final report of the RILEM Technical Committee 217-PRE

Editors: Vázquez, Enric (Ed.)

  • Treats an important aspect of building and construction
  • Offers sustainable solutions
  • Worldwide applications
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About this book

This report is a useful tool for countries starting  to recycle aggregates or construction and demolition waste.
It contains the latest developments in this field, introduces a completely new approach to the procedure of proportioning concrete mixtures with recycled aggregate, references recent publications, opinions and discrepancies in relation to the durability of recycled concrete, such as freeze-thaw standards, studies of chloride penetration and diffusion, and sulfate attacks, the use of the fine fraction <4mm, quality assurance of concrete recycled aggregate, sustainability and recycling construction waste and global impact assessment of urban renewal based on sustainable recycling strategies for construction and demolition waste.
This volume will be of interest to recyclers, researchers and consumers.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction and Activities

    Vázquez, Enric

    Pages 1-4

  • Construction and Demolition Waste Recycling in a Broader Environmental Perspective

    Vázquez, Enric

    Pages 5-35

  • Overview Regarding Construction and Demolition Waste in Several Countries

    Vázquez, Enric

    Pages 37-173

  • Recycled Concrete

    Vázquez, Enric

    Pages 175-194

  • Use of Fine Fraction

    Martins, Isabel (et al.)

    Pages 195-227

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eBook $159.00
price for USA (gross)
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-4908-5
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  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA
valid through November 5, 2017
  • ISBN 978-94-007-4907-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $209.00
price for USA
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-9418-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Progress of Recycling in the Built Environment
Book Subtitle
Final report of the RILEM Technical Committee 217-PRE
Editors
  • Enric Vázquez
Series Title
RILEM State-of-the-Art Reports
Series Volume
8
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
RILEM
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-4908-5
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-4908-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-4907-8
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-9418-4
Series ISSN
2213-204X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXX, 286
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