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Use of recycled aggregates from construction and demolition waste for building construction in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

@inproceedings{Sabai2011UseOR,
  title={Use of recycled aggregates from construction and demolition waste for building construction in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania},
  author={M. M. Sabai and Jjn Jos Lichtenberg and van Elc Emilia Egmond-de Wilde de Ligny and R. Mato and J. Ngowi},
  year={2011}
}
  • M. M. Sabai, Jjn Jos Lichtenberg, +2 authors J. Ngowi
  • Published 2011
  • Engineering
  • Dar es Salaam city faces the shortage of building materials even though more than 50% of the builing materials produced are produced for Dar es Salaam market (Kimambo, 1988). In Tanzania, the major building materials used in building construction are building blocks. Concrete blocks are gaining importance in developing countries (Kaosol, 2010). According to the survey conducted in Dar es Salaam, it is estimated that about 70% of building materials is concrete and building blocks, whereby blocks… CONTINUE READING
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