Brick-to-brick: masonry fraction of C&DW as a substitute for primary fillers in the production of clay-fired bricks

Abstract

The worldwide annual production of ceramic bricks is currently about 1400 billion units and the demand for bricks is expected to be continuously rising. Quarrying operations for obtaining the clay are energy intensive and... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Jef Bergmans (VITO)
  2. Sven Nicolai (VITO)
  3. Dirk Van Wouwe (Dumoulin Bricks)
  4. Peter Nielsen (VITO)
  5. Ruben Snellings (VITO)
  6. Kris Broos (VITO)

Topic Area

New products, applications and machinery

Session

3E » Recycling of Bricks, Glass and Other Materials (13:15 - Thursday, 7th June, Maestro)

Presentation Files

brick_to_brick.pptx