Study of plastic waste mixed bituminous concrete using dry process for road construction

Anurag V. Tiwari 1  and Y. R. M. Rao 2
  • 1 Departament of Civil Engineering, Sipna College of Engineering and Technology,, Amravati, India
  • 2 Pauls Engineering College,, Villupuram Dist, India

Abstract

Waste plastic is accumulation all over the world causing serious environmental problems. This paper aims to study the Plastic Waste Mixed Bituminous Concrete Using Dry Process for Road Construction. The study evaluates the addition of shredded waste plastic in the bituminous concrete which results in significant increase in the stability value and Marshall Properties of mix. The study reveals that the use of waste plastic in bituminous concrete is safe and sustainable for road construction.

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