Subject Review: A Comparison of Lightweight Concrete Made With Sawdust


  • Salam Salman Chiad Alharishawi Al Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Nagham Rajaa College of Engineering, Mustansiriyah University, Iraq
  • Hadi Salih Mijwel Aljumaily College of Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mustansiriyah University, Iraq



Lightweight concrete, Normal weight concrete, Wood waste, Sawdust


Lightweight concrete is a very useful and advantageous material in the modern civil industry. It is lighter than normal-weight concrete. This paper investigates the review of the significant applications and advantages of using lightweight concrete in the area of civil engineering. Also, therefore, the use of lightweight concrete has a great impact on developing countries as it permits design flexibility and substantial saving in the cost of construction. In this paper, the background for many experimental studies of lightweight concrete made with sawdust is provided and a comparison between these studies.


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How to Cite

Alharishawi, S. S. C., Rajaa, N. ., & Aljumaily, H. . (2021). Subject Review: A Comparison of Lightweight Concrete Made With Sawdust . International Journal of Engineering Research and Advanced Technology (ijerat) (E-ISSN 2454-6135) DOI: 10.31695/IJERAT, 7(2), 1–5.