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Advances in Construction and Demolition Waste Recycling - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128190555, 9780128190562

Advances in Construction and Demolition Waste Recycling

1st Edition

Management, Processing and Environmental Assessment

Editors: Fernando Pacheco-Torgal Yining Ding Francesco Colangelo Rabin Tuladhar Alexander Koutamanis
Paperback ISBN: 9780128190555
eBook ISBN: 9780128190562
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 12th February 2020
Page Count: 592
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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to the recycling of construction and demolition waste

PART I MANAGING CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE
2. Estimation of construction and demolition waste
3. An economic analysis of the processing technologies in CDW recycling platforms
4. Management of demolition waste
5. Management of end-of-life gypsum in a circular economy
6. The Effects of Data Collection method and monitoring of workers' behavior on the generation of demolition waste Koutamanis
7. Building information modeling for construction and demolition waste minimizatio
8. Identifying areas under potential risk of illegal construction and demolition waste dumping using GIS tools.

PART II PROCESSING, AND APPLICATIONS OF RECYCLED AGGREGATES FROM CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE
9. Influence of the pretreatment of recycled aggregates
10. Recycled aggregates (RAs) for roads
11. Recycled aggregates (RAs) for asphalt materials
12. Self-compacting concrete with recycled aggregates
13. The suitability of concrete using recycled aggregates (RAs) for high-performance concrete
14. Influence of curing conditions on recycled aggregate concrete
15. Long term performance of recycled aggregate concrete (adiado)
16. Performance of concrete based on recycled brick aggregate
17. Recycled Household Ceramic Waste in Eco-efficient Cement: A case study
18. Self-healing concrete with recycled aggregates
19. Use of construction and demolition waste (CDW) for alkali-activated or geopolymer concrete

PART III ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AFFECTING RECYCLED AGGREGATES FROM CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE
20. Detection of asbestos in CDW
21. Leaching performance of recycled aggregates
22. Life cycle assessment of non-hazardous Construction and Demolition Waste
23. Radioactivity of construction and demolition waste
24. A environmental assessment model of construction waste reduction management
25. LCA of masonry blocks with recycled aggregates
26. Use of LCA and LCC for decision between downcycling versus recycling of construction and demolition waste


Description

Advances in Construction and Demolition Waste Recycling: Management, Processing and Environmental Assessment is divided over three parts. Part One focuses on the management of construction and demolition waste, including estimation of quantities and the use of BIM and GIS tools. Part Two reviews the processing of recycled aggregates, along with the performance of concrete mixtures using different types of recycled aggregates. Part Three looks at the environmental assessment of non-hazardous waste.

This book will be a standard reference for civil engineers, structural engineers, architects and academic researchers working in the field of construction and demolition waste.

Key Features

  • Summarizes key recent research in recycling and reusing concrete and demolition waste to reduce environmental impacts
  • Considers techniques for managing construction and demolition waste, including waste management plans, ways of estimating levels of waste, and the types and optimal location of waste recycling plants
  • Reviews key steps in handling construction and demolition waste

Readership

Civil Engineers, Environmental Engineers, Construction Engineers and Construction Managers


Details

No. of pages:
592
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2020
Published:
12th February 2020
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Paperback ISBN:
9780128190555
eBook ISBN:
9780128190562

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About the Editors

Fernando Pacheco-Torgal

F. Pacheco-Torgal is a Principal Investigator at the University of Minho, Portugal. He holds the title Counsellor from the Portuguese Engineers Association. He has authored more than 300 publications, 119 in Scopus and 107 in Web of Science-WoS. His publications have been viewed or downloaded almost 500,000 times. He currently holds the record for the highest Platinum SCI h-index and the highest K-index in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal. He is in the Top 10 Platinum SCI h-index in the world for the field of construction and building materials. He is a member of the editorial board for 9 international journals, 5 referenced on Web of Science and two referenced on Scopus. He currently holds the record for the highest ratio (papers handled as editor/year) in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal. He has acted as a Foreign Expert in the evaluation of 18 PhD thesis. In the last 10 years he has been a Member of the Scientific Committee for almost 60 conferences most of them in Asian countries. He is also a grant assessor for several scientific institutions in 13 countries, UK, US, Netherlands, China, France, Australia, Kazakhstan, Belgium, Spain, Czech Republic, Saudi Arabia, UA. Emirates, Poland and, the EU Commission. He has also been an invited reviewer for 125 international journals and has reviewed almost 1000 papers. His review record places him at the Top 0.1% between 2 million reviewers registered in Publons. He currently ranks second place between more than 10.000 reviewers in civil engineering. He has been leading editor of 22 international books published by Woodhead Publishing, Elsevier and Springer, 10 being on the Master Book List of Web of Science. He currently holds the record for having the highest number of books indexed in WoS in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal. Two of those books are the Scopus most cited ever in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal.

Affiliations and Expertise

Principal Investigator, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal

Yining Ding

Yining Ding is Professor in the Institute of Structural Engineering at Dalian University of Technology, China. He has published over 100 papers in three languages.

Affiliations and Expertise

Dalian University of Technology, China

Francesco Colangelo

Francesco Colangelo is an Associate Professor of “Innovative Materials for Civil Engineering” and “Materials Engineering” at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Naples Parthenope, Italy

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Naples Parthenope, Italy

Rabin Tuladhar

Rabin Tuladhar is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean Learning and Teaching (ADLT) at the College of Science and Engineering, James Cook University, Australia.

Affiliations and Expertise

Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Studies, James Cook University, Australia

Alexander Koutamanis

Alexander Koutamanis is an Associate Professor at Delft University of Technology. He is also an executive board member of the LDE Centre for BOLD Cities.

Affiliations and Expertise

Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands