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Architects to be encouraged by concrete performance from recycled material

Support for recycled concrete aggregate (RCA) has come from a report which found that the materials performance and strength can be predicted with standard design formula. The report, called Engineering properties of concrete containing recycled aggregates, offers guidance on how to accommodate RCA in structural concrete. This could encourage designers to include more of it in designs as the report removes further barriers to the use of sustainable aggregates in construction. Funded ...