Vol. 5, Issue 1 (2019)
Eco: Friendly bricks
Author(s): Akshita Saini, Abhinav Aggarwal
Abstract: In India a number of waste materials are produce by different manufacturing companies, thermal power plant, municipal solid waste and other waste solid as well as liquid waste management is one of the biggest problems of the whole world. Disposal of waste in the land causes serious impact on environment and humans. By using the alternative materials often cause cost reduction, energy saving and few hazards in the environment. So, for reducing the pollution and cost of construction, bricks are manufactured by using waste materials like recycle paper mill waste, tiles powder, marble powder, fly ash, etc. This paper illustrate the performance of waste materials bricks with these sustainable materials and aggregates used in it. This paper will also draw our focus towards the impact on the various property of bricks when its raw material are partially replaced with waste product.