Upcycling processes for primary and secondary resources

T.T.T. Dung, A. Golreihan, E. Vassilieva, N. Phung, V. Cappuyns, R. Swennen, Insights into solid phase characteristics and release of heavy metals and arsenic from industrial sludge via combined chemical, mineralogical, and microanalysis, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 22, 2015, 2205-2218.
R. Iacobescu, G. Angelopoulos, P.T. Jones, B. Blanpain, Y. Pontikes, Ladle metallurgy stainless steel slag as a raw material in Ordinary Portland Cement production: a possibility for industrial symbiosis, Journal of Cleaner Production, 112 (10), 2016, 872-881.
L. Machiels, L. Arnout, P.T. Jones, B. Blanpain, Y. Pontikes, Inorganic polymer cement from Fe-Silicate glasses: Varying the activating solution to glass ratio, Waste and Biomass Valorization, 5, 2014, 411-428.
V. Cappuyns, V. Deweirt, S. Rousseau, Dredged sediments as a resource for brick production: Possibilities and barriers from a consumers’ perspective, Waste Management, 38, 2015, 372-380.
L. Kriskova, L. Machiels, Y. Pontikes, Inorganic polymers from a plasma convertor slag: Effect of activating solution on microstructure and properties, Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, 1 (3), 2015, 240-251.
L. Kriskova, Y. Pontikes, F. Zhang, Ö. Cizer, P.T. Jones, K. Van Balen, B. Blanpain, Influence of mechanical and chemical activation on the hydraulic properties of gamma dicalcium silicate. Cement and Concrete Research, 55, 2014, 59-68.
Tobias Hertel, Bart Blanpain, Yiannis Pontikes, A Proposal for a 100 % Use of Bauxite Residue Towards Inorganic Polymer Mortar
A. Peys, H. Rahier, Y. Pontikes, Potassium-rich biomass ashes as activator in metakaolin-based inorganic polymers, Applied Clay Science, 119 (2), 2016, 401-409.
S. Onisei, K. Lesage, B. Blanpain, Y. Pontikes, Early age microstructural transformations of an inorganic polymer made of fayalite slag. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 98 (7), 2015, 2269-2277.
Y. Pontikes, G. Angelopoulos, Bauxite residue in cement and cementitious applications: Current status and a possible way forward. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 73, 2013, 53-63.