7.5. Characteristics of waste-based fired bricks

The evaluation of the applicability of waste in the ceramic sector is assessed by the study of the technical suitability, durability and the environmental compliance of the ceramic waste-based products.

7.5.1. Technological properties of the waste-based fired products

From a technological perspective, the possibility of reusing or recycling a given waste depends on the desired quality of the final products into which it is introduced. The ceramic process involves physical and chemical changes that affect the properties of ceramic products. Due to the different characteristics of some waste materials compared to the traditional ceramic raw materials the technical suitability of the incorporation of ...

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