Paper Title:Use Of Selected Waste Materials (Demolished Concrete and Ceramic Tiles) For Concrete Mixes


A modern lifestyle alongside the advancement of technology has led to an increase in the amount and type of waste being generated, leading to waste disposal crisis. In order to dispose of or at least reduce the accumulation of certain kinds of waste, we have decided to reuse some of the materials. The waste materials considered to be recycled in this study consists demolished concrete, ceramic tiles. Such recycling not only helps to natural resources but also helps to solve the growing waste disposal crisis. The waste materials are used to replace the up to 5%, 10% and 15% of the coarse aggregate and finally comparing it with the conventional mix design concrete.

Keywords: Compressive strength, Mix Proportion, Water cement ration, Ceramic Tiles