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Application of Papercrete in Concrete

Author(s):

Ramji Karri , LNMIPPL; Ayush Bhardwaj, Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya

Keywords:

Cement Concrete, Paper Crete, Tensile Strength

Abstract

CO₂ emission from construction sites due to use of cement is a worldwide concern. However, the use of cement is continuously used people’s desire to live in an eco-environment is continuously increasing. To resolve these issues various innovative ideas are being developed, and hence this study carried out. Paper Crete is an innovative composite material made by imparting waste paper as a partial replacement of Portland cement. Use of waste paper as Paper Crete not only reduces the amount of cement but also makes environment friendly building materials.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV4I50447
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 5
Publication Date: 01/08/2016
Page(s): 559-560

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