Manufactured Aggregate as Imported Backfill Material for Plastics Pipes

 

New Technologies # 2004 Milan

Research work undertaken at the University of East London has produced new forms of sustainable manufactured aggregate, which gives a backfill material which has many advantages over natural materials. The unique geotechnical properties of the aggregate make it an idea material for the laying of plastic pipes allowing better support and stability, contributing to the longevity of pipelines.

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