Green concrete for sustainable construction
Abstract: There are many choices in regard to selection of ma terials in any type of constructions. Due to growin g interest in sustainable construction, engineers and architects are motivate d to choose the materials which are more sustainabl e. Green concrete capable for sustainable construction is characterized by applic ation of industrial wastes to reduce consumption of natural resources and energy and pollution of the environment. Replacement of ma terials over nominal concrete is what makes green cmore environmental friendly concrete. Marble sludge powder, quarry roc ks, crushed concrete and fly ashes are some of the materials used for making green concrete, a sustainable construction.
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...Ahmad SHAYAN  has conducted study on the efficiency of glass powder with the help of concrete expansion tests....
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...Generally, the comparison of ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBFS) with Portland cement concrete can be summarized as follows: • Concrete with Type IS cement (Pozzolana cement) or with higher dosages of GGBFS added at the mixer usually will have lower heat of hydration....
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