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.
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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
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.
Yining Ding Dalian University of Technology, China.
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.
Francesco Colangelo Associate Professor of Innovative Materials for Civil Engineering, Department of Engineering, University of Naples "Parthenope, Naples, Italy.
Francesco Colangelo?is?the?Associate Professor of Innovative Materials for Civil Engineering in the Department of Engineering at the University of Naples Parthenope, Italy. His main research fields involve the recycling of waste materials in concrete and?for?geo-environmental and civil applications?and?the application of Life Cycle Assessment methodology to different processes for the preparation of innovative building materials. He is also interested in?the evaluation of?the?durability of mortars and concretes, the stabilization/solidification of hazardous wastes and the synthesis of?geopolymeric?eco-sustainable materials based on industrial waste. He has a long experience in consultancy in the following fields: treatment and recycling of solid waste, remediation of old landfills, resource recovery plants. He has been and still is scientific manager of?a number of?research projects with public and private companies. Since 2012 he is a senior member of RILEM. He is director of the Master Course in Safety Engineering at the Department of Engineering of University of Naples Parthenope.
Rabin Tuladhar Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Studies, James Cook University, Australia.
Rabin Tuladhar is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean Learning and Teaching (ADLT) at the College of Science and Engineering, James Cook University, Australia.
Alexander Koutamanis Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands.
Alexander Koutamanis is an Associate Professor at Delft University of Technology. He is also an executive board member of the LDE Centre
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