Waste Tyres as Heat Sink to Reduce the Driveway Surface Temperatures in Malaysia

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Aniza Abdul Aziz; Sreenivasaiah Purushothama Rao; Elias Salleh;
(2013)
  • Publisher: University of Malaya
  • Journal: Journal of Design and the Built Environment (issn: 1823-4208, eissn: 2232-1500)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: urban heat temperature | waste tyres | pavement surface temperatures | heat sink | Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering | TD1-1066 | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | TA1-2040

The development of roads and driveways are on the rise as automobiles are now a necessity to all. This excessive development with its requirements increased the urban heat temperature and the generation of waste tyres. Waste tyre management has therefore been taken seri... View more
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