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<p>Chemical stabilization for mining tailings is a promising alternative to enable their use as construction materials. For this, it is necessary to evaluate the behavior of these composites to ensure minimum design requirements. This research aims to demonstrate that an addition of 15% of polymeric solution content, corresponding to 6% of polymer by taili...
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<p>Regular soil improvement techniques customarily involve the use of ordinary Portland cement (OPC) despite the environmental issues related to the production process of such material. Hence, the establishment of alternative binders through the use of industrial and/or urban waste might be an option to overcome part of those problems. For this, a 2<em&...
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<p>Applying Portland cement to soils is an excellent technique when it is necessary to improve local soil for the<br /> construction of stabilized pavement bases and to have a support layer for shallow foundations. Consoli et al. (2007, 2009,<br /> 2010) developed a rational dosage methodology for artificially cemented soils based on porosity/c...
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<p>This paper addresses the influence of the static and dynamic laboratory compaction procedures in the compaction<br /> curves and mechanical strength of two residual soils from the Zona da Mata Norte, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. The<br /> laboratory testing program was directed to: (i) two gneissic residual soils, respectively, with...
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