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A brief review of Compressed Stabilized Earth Brick (CSEB)

Riza, Fetra Venny and Abdul Rahman, Ismail and Ahmad Zaidi, Ahmad Mujahid (2010) A brief review of Compressed Stabilized Earth Brick (CSEB). In: International Conference on Science and Social Research (CSSR 2010), 5-7 December 2010, Kuala Lumpur.

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Abstract

Earth as a building material has already known for centuries started with plain mud and straw utilized sun dried producing brick adobe with low strength and durability until its evolved to become fired clay brick with mass rapid production in the kiln. In the growing concern of awareness regarding sustainable building material and environmental issue, Compressed Stabilized Earth Brick (CSEB) give the view of energy efficient, cost reduction and environmental friendly building materials, overall contribution on the sustainable development. It turned out that CSEB properties can be very easy bear comparison with other materials such as concrete block or normal fired brick.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: bricks; soil; compressed; stabilized
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > TH1-844 Building construction
Divisions: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Construction Engineering and Architecture
Depositing User: Nurul Elmy Mohd. Yusof
Date Deposited: 25 May 2011 03:08
Last Modified: 25 May 2011 03:08
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/1630
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