Sustainable Construction Use of Incinerator Ash

Author(s): Edited by R K Dhir, T D Dyer and K A Paine, <i>University of Dundee</i>
ISBN: 9780727728616
Publication Date: 01 June 2000
Stock level: Low stock

£58.00

Format:Hardback
Publication status: Published
Publisher:ICE Publishing
Page size:234x156mm
Number of pages:492
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Opportunities for developing sustainable utilisation are becoming increasingly advantageous, and the recovery of maximum value waste materials is a key concern in this process. One of the most effective approaches to value recovery is through the…



Subjects: Buildings and StructuresDevelopment, planning and urban engineeringConstruction materialsWaste management
Product code: 9780727728616

Opportunities for developing sustainable utilisation are becoming increasingly advantageous, and the recovery of maximum value waste materials is a key concern in this process. One of the most effective approaches to value recovery is through the genreation of heat and power from waste incineration are significant, disposal of the ash generated is the main difficulty to justifying this process as a wholly sustainable waste management solution.

This is the Proceedings of the major international workshop that took place at the University of Dundee during March 2000. Papers are included by experts in the field of sustainable construction showing the latest developments in the processing and use of incinerator ash in the construction industry.