IJMTES – INFLUENCE OF TEXTILE EFFLUENT AND DYE EFFLUENT ON STRENGTH OF A CLAYEY SOIL

Journal Title : International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Science

Paper Title : INFLUENCE OF TEXTILE EFFLUENT AND DYE EFFLUENT ON STRENGTH OF A CLAYEY SOIL

Author’s Name : Vrunda Joshi | Prof A J Shahunnamed

Volume 04 Issue 04 2017

ISSN no :  2348-3121

Page no: 183-186

Abstract – Industrial activity is necessary for socio-economic progress of a country but at the same time it generates large amount of solid and liquid wastes. Effluents generated from industrial activities are disposed open in environment and they cause change in soil properties. The soil used in this investigation is classified as “CI” as per I.S. Classification system. The proctor’s compaction tests and unconfined compression tests are conducted on the soil treated with textile effluent and dye effluent at different percentages from 20 to 100% in increment of 20% w.r.t water. Effects of strength on treated and untreated soil determined on curing periods of 7, 14 and 28 days.

Key Words – Clayey soil, Textile effluent, Dye effluent, Compaction, Unconfined Compressive Strength

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