• How to Use Crushed Recycled Glass as Aggregate for ...

    Jul 08, 2005· How to use Glass as Aggregate in Concrete. But not always. A dark brown glass in a dark brown matrix can have an appeal all its own. Mixing light and dark colors of glass will give you a terrazzo effect. If you use clear glass aggregate, it will take …

  • Recycled glass aggregate

    Recycled glass aggregate. Crushed recycled glass can be used as a complete fine aggregate replacement in concrete, while finely ground glass (powder) has pozzolanic properties and can be used as a Type II (pozzolanic) addition. Recycled glass aggregate fits within the definition of manufactured aggregate given in BS EN 12620.

  • Uses of Crushed Glass | Hunker

    Scientists have found that crushed glass can be used as a filler in concrete projects. Crushed glass is strong and stable and a very economical use for glass that previously was sent to the landfills. Using glass in place of sand reduces strain on the landfill capacity and reduces the costs associated with concrete projects.

  • Uses for Recycled Glass | Home Guides | SF Gate

    According to the Glass Packaging Institute, the best use of recycled glass is bottle-to-bottle, meaning that recycled glass bottles are best used to make more glass bottles.

  • Recycled Glass Aggregate (RGA) Case Studies - Sims Municpal

    Use recycled glass aggregate (RGA) as an alternative to traditional structural and non-structural fill in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Cost effective, locally sourced solution for fill, drainage and filtration, embankment and pipe bedding material.