Durability of hemp-lime composites in the light of various research methods

openaccess, Vol. 613 (9) 2023 / środa, 27 września, 2023

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DOI: 10.15199/33.2023.09.04

Gołębiewski Michał, Narloch Piotr, Piątkiewicz Wojciech, Wasilewski Igor. 2023. Durability of hemp-lime composites in the light of various research methods. Volume 613. Issue 9. Pages 13-19. Article in PDF file

Accepted for publication: 10.08.2023 r.

Hemp-lime composite (hempcrete) has been used in construction for over 30 years. The main advantages of the material are thermal and hygric properties and low environmental impact. The article presents a literature review of research methods and experimental results in order to describe the durability of the composite. The material is resistant to changing humidity conditions as well as biological and chemical corrosion, and at the same time loses itsmechanical strength in contact with water. The literature review indicates the complexity of the issues and numerous technical andmethodological limitations resulting in the lack of clear conclusions.
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dr inż. arch. Michał Gołębiewski, Politechnika Warszawska, Wydział Architektury ORCID: 0000-0001-7206-0369
dr inż. Piotr Narloch, Politechnika Warszawska, Wydział Inżynierii Lądowej ORCID: 0000-0002-5112-4498
mgr inż. Wojciech Piątkiewicz, Politechnika Warszawska, Wydział Inżynierii Lądowej ORCID: 0000-0001-6986-8041
inż. Igor Wasilewski, Politechnika Warszawska, Wydział Inżynierii Lądowej

dr inż. arch. Michał Gołębiewski, Politechnika Warszawska, Wydział Architektury ORCID: 0000-0001-7206-0369


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DOI: 10.15199/33.2023.09.04

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