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Alternative secondary raw materials for road construction based on pulp and paper industry reject: paperChain project

Author
Baloochi, H.; Aponte, D.F.; Barra, M.; Martinez, A.; Miro, R.; Cepriá, J.; Orejana Gonzalez, R.; Oleaga, A.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
26th World Road Congress Abu Dhabi 2019: Connecting cultures, Enabling Economies
Date of publication
2019
Presentation's date
2019-10-08
Book of congress proceedings
26th World Road Congress Abu Dhabi 2019: Connecting cultures, Enabling Economies
First page
1
Last page
16
Project funding
New market niches for the Pulp and Paper Industry waste based on circular economy approaches
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/171010 Open in new window
Abstract
Europe is the second world producer of pulp and paper, manufacturing 130 million tonnes in 2014 and representing 25% of world production. The EU pulp and paper manufacturing and converting industries generate an annual turnover of € 180 billion, representing 1,26% of the European GDP (Gross domestic product). In particular, the Pulp and Paper industry (PPI) has a turnover of € 75 billion, comprises 920 plants and provides 180,000 jobs in Europe directly, and 1.5 million in the value chain. T...
Group of research
MATCAR - Construction Materials and Roads

Participants