Low Carbon Concrete (ICE Themes)

Author(s): Edited by Ravindra K Dhir OBE and Kevin Paine
ISBN: 9780727764591
Publication Date: 03 October 2019
Status: Forthcoming (This product will be delivered once in stock)

£125.00

Format:Hardback
Publication status: Forthcoming
Publisher:ICE Publishing
Page size:234 x 156mm
Number of pages:498
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ICE Themes Low Carbon Concrete offers an overview of the research and developments that have taken place in this area of concrete technology. Producing concrete with a minimal carbon footprint has become the focus of numerous research projects in…



Subjects: Construction materialsEnergy and materialsSurface engineering
Product code: 9780727764591

ICE Themes Low Carbon Concrete offers an overview of the research and developments that have taken place in this area of concrete technology. Producing concrete with a minimal carbon footprint has become the focus of numerous research projects in order to find sustainable and environmentally friendly alternatives to current concrete varieties.

The book has been created from research published by ICE Publishing and it provides readers with the key topics of discussion on low carbon concrete. The chapters are practical in nature and highlight the nature of research on low carbon concrete that has taken place.

ICE Themes Low Carbon Concrete includes information on

  • waste to new generation of cementitious materials
  • blended cements
  • emerging cements
  • use of nano-materials
  • geopolymers
  • durability and sustainability performance.
The book, which has been compiled from the research published by ICE Publishing, is an ideal source of information for those seeking to gain an overview of the latest from the work that has been undertaken on low carbon concrete.