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Analysis of construction and demolition waste generation at Kuantan, Pahang

Advein, Ami (2017) Analysis of construction and demolition waste generation at Kuantan, Pahang. Faculty of Civil Engineering and Earth Resources, Universiti Malaysia Pahang.

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Construction waste is a growing problem in both developed and developing countries. Developing countries are moving towards better management of construction waste however there is still inadequate collection and improper disposal of construction waste. Construction waste broadly refers to waste arising from construction, demolition, renovation, property development, infrastructure construction, earthworks and land clearing operations (US EPA 1998, Tang, Soon & Larsen 2003). It consists of wood, concrete, metal, brick, drywall, roofing, packaging materials, plastic, paper, cardboard and others. In construction building, the usage of concrete, glass, steel, brick, aluminium, and plastics are commonly use in large quantities that can causes the waste to the materials.

Item Type: Undergraduates Project Papers
Additional Information: Project Paper (Bachelors of Civil Engineering) -- Universiti Malaysia Pahang – 2017, SV: MADAM HASMANIE BINTI ABDUL HALIM, NO. CD: 11820
Uncontrolled Keywords: Construction; demolition waste
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Civil Engineering & Earth Resources
Depositing User: Mrs. Sufarini Mohd Sudin
Date Deposited: 08 Oct 2019 02:51
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2019 02:51
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