Issue 37 – April 2012
The use of recycled materials has become accepted throughout the ready-mixed concrete industry in response to an increasing environmental focus and the growing cost of disposing of waste material.
To assist with the continuation of this trend CCANZ has released Technical Report 14: Best Practice Guide for the Use of Recycled Aggregates and Materials in New Concrete – a resource for optimising the performance and engineering properties of recycled aggregate in concrete. Read more on the CCANZ website (www.ccanz.org.nz/news-ccanz.aspx?id=189).
Summarised from CCANZ Grey Matters newsletter, March 2012