Jul 30, 2020

Researchers fine-tune rubble-rubber road combo

Researchers fine-tune rubble-rubber road combo The rubble-rubber mix undergoes shear strength testing.

Researchers at RMIT University have developed a new material that combines recycled building rubble and tyres in a mix optimised to meet road engineering safety standards. Designed to be used for base layers, the recycled blend is more flexible than standard materials, making roads less prone to cracking. Lead researcher Dr Mohammad Boroujeni said the…

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