Sustainable Solution for Construction Industry by Using Fly Ash

Sudipta Adhikary, Bulbul Debnath, Saswata Chattopadhyay
2014 IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering  
Fly ash is a fine grey powder consisting of spherical particles that are produced as a by-product in coal fired power station. It has been generally used for land filling . In recent times, the importance and use of fly ash has grown so much that it has almost become a common ingredient of concrete particularly making in high strength and high performance concrete. The use of fly ash as concrete admixtures not only extends technical advantage but also contributes to the environmental pollution
more » ... onmental pollution control . Extensive research is being carried out in most part of the world that could be occurred in the utilization of Fly ash, which is basically a waste product. The present study mainly concentrate on the various kind of application of fly ash, specially in the civil engineering field and also on it's significant properties.
doi:10.9790/1684-11611621 fatcat:6o3muy6m2zcqtnlvbfstmigbmi