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Utilization of Marble and Granite Slurry in Clay Bricks

Author(s):

Mr. Om Prakash Singh , SRICT ANKLESHWAR GUJARAT; Dr. Shailesh Chaudhary, MBM COLLEGE JODHPUR

Keywords:

Brick, Marble Slurry, Granite Slurry, Clay Brick, Strength

Abstract

Stone industries of Rajasthan spread across all its districts forms the backbone of its economy. The increasing popularity of the marbles of Rajasthan, growing demand for finished and unfinished products, discovery of new marble deposits have led to a significant growth in marble industry of this State. This leads to simultaneous rise in waste generation causing concern towards the deteriorating environmental quality. A wide spread need is being felt to make This industry environmentally sustainable. It proposes the use of waste marble and granite slurry in clay bricks. In this report, investigation will be carried out to use such clay brick in compression strength, density and water absorption. And the problem of waste stone slurry would be solved drastically by use of marble and granite waste in the clay brick as brick is the most widely used construction material at present.

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV6I20036
Published in: Volume : 6, Issue : 2
Publication Date: 01/05/2018
Page(s): 58-60

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