Recycling of materials for the elaboration of bio-friendly blocks

Brick’s companies nowadays offer a product in which their raw material as sand, cement and gravel is required, that in our country have developed a commercial cost increase. Adding to this situation a lack of ecologic conscience is reflected and give us an idea to present a viable proposal that conn...

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Main Authors: Almengor, Alice, Gutiérrez, Noris, Moreno, José, Caballero, Karen
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá 07/1
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Online Access: http://revistas.utp.ac.pa/index.php/ric/article/view/1460
http://ridda2.utp.ac.pa/handle/123456789/2191
Summary: Brick’s companies nowadays offer a product in which their raw material as sand, cement and gravel is required, that in our country have developed a commercial cost increase. Adding to this situation a lack of ecologic conscience is reflected and give us an idea to present a viable proposal that connect these two problematic. In the planning is used recycling of newsprint and glass bottle to obtain a bio-friendly and economic low-cost result for the consumers. The recycling process include picking and pounding of glass bottles to obtain a particle-size that can supply the sand’s function in the mixture also the pickup gathering of newsprint magazines will become in a mass, which the mixture of these components will contribute improvements to the mechanic operation of the composed material