15 Feb 2021Ended

Recovered Glass Sand as Pipe Embedment


Estimated Turnout

upto 100
Based on previous editions


Feb 2021


Not Available
Claim event to edit details

Glass is an inert, endlessly recyclable material, yet it is all too often sent to landfills throughout Australia never to be reused or recycled. .. Read more Typically, because of a lack of viable local end-users. Recovered glass sand is one potential product that can be derived from recycled glass containers. Recently, Icon Water has approved recovered glass sand for use as pipe embedment on its sewer network. Similar products can also be widely used for other infrastructure and civil engineering applications. This presentation will discuss the journey from concept to reality, looking at product development, product specification, key requirements, and product uptake while highlighting the key lessons learnt along the way and detailing the future for the product.

  • Share your Experience
  • Organizer
Logo Follow Company

Engineers Australia

Australia166 Total Events / 14 Upcoming Events

More Events From The Organizer