Essays about: "Construction Material Reuse"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words Construction Material Reuse.

  1. 1. Defining requirements of PET scrap for open loop recycling of post-industrial waste

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Josephine Digné; [2020]
    Keywords : Chemical Engineering; plastics; thermoplastics; PET; polyethylene terephthalate; foamed plastics; recycling; post-industrial waste; circular economy; återvinning; kemiteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : To reduce the environmental impact and minimize the exploitation of the depleting re-sources, the transition to a circular economy is vital. It proposes an economy of reduced ma-terial consumption and increased reuse and recycling of plastics and other materials. READ MORE

  2. 2. Recycling of concrete waste with wood waste through heating compaction

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Li Liang; [2020]
    Keywords : Recycling; Concrete waste; Wooden waste; Heating powder compaction;

    Abstract : Concrete, as primary building material, is widely used in most construction project. For this reason, large amounts of concrete waste were generated from construction and demolition. One way to reuse concrete waste is to use it as backfill material for landfilling and road bases. READ MORE

  3. 3. Materialval : återanvändning av markmaterial

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Iman Abusharar; [2020]
    Keywords : markmaterial; betong; tegel; natursten;

    Abstract : Grunden till detta arbete är att utveckla en förståelse för hur betong, tegel och natursten fungerar i våra utemiljöer och hur dessa kan återanvändas. För att kunna påverka materialvalen i våra offentliga miljöer behöver entreprenörer, beställare och projektörer som har möjligheten att påverka börja göra det och hitta lösningar för att få det att fungera hållbart och ekonomiskt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Circular economy and Life cycle assessment of building materials: Glimåkra eco-village

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Zahabia Gandhi; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Life cycle assessment; Environmental impact of building materials; Reusing materials; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The building industry is continuously adapting to the changing needs and demands. The rise in emissions, depletion of resources and accumulating waste are some of the important problems that have to be addressed by architects all over the world today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reuse of construction materials. A study on how a strategic collaboration can facilitate the reuse of construction materials.

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Dana Trabulsi; Milan Sofipour; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Construction Material Reuse; Strategic Collaboration; Reverse Logistics; Cirkulär Ekonomi; Återbruk av Byggmaterial; Strategiskt Samarbete; Omvänd Logistik;

    Abstract : The world’s population alongside the general consumption and use of natural resources hasgrown immensely during the past decade. The construction sector is today one of the industriesthat has the highest impact on the environment. READ MORE