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Submitted by

j Anuya Bhide
j Akshata Deshpande
j Pramod Mandade
j Samira Ahmed

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þ Problem of disposal of fly-ash


þ Top soil erosion
þ Sand crisis
þ Pollution caused in manufacture of clay bricks
þ Increase in demand for cement, sand, steel
þ Total environmental imbalance

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calcareous materials and/or lime and
siliceous fine materials and water to form a
homogeneous cell structure.

þCellular structure is attained by the


inclusion of microscopic voids originating
from a chemical reaction.

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required fineness
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the volume increases by the initial hydration of


50% in the molds cementitious compounds the slurry is poured
within 3 hours, due to gives sufficient strength to into the molds
expansive agents. hold its shape in a few
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is transported to a large AAC units are normally
autoclave, where the placed on pallets for
curing process is shipping
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j Study of AAC- includes


1. Need for a substitute
2. AAC as a solution
3. Properties of AAC
4. Manufacturing of AAC
5. Environmental benefits by use of AAC
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j Comparison of AAC with clay bricks- includes


1. Sustainability
2. Cost effectiveness
3. Environmental benefits
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AAC is a better product which can solve some of the


alarming problems in the construction industry.
Hence its use in construction should be increased in
order to have building with less impact on the
environment.