Rice Husk Hybrids: Decking & Cladding Applications

Start Date
08/30/2016
End Date
08/26/2018
Description
The increasing demand for eco-friendly products has prompted a growing interest in the field of hybrid building materials, including those made with natural fibers from agricultural wastes. This course explores the development, features, performance benefits, and installation considerations of rice husk hybrid materials for decking, façade, and siding applications.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Residential Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Discuss the development of hybrid building materials.

Explain the features and performance benefits of rice husk hybrids for decking, façade, and siding applications.

State the environmental benefits of rice husk hybrids and how they contribute to a sustainable design strategy.

List the variety of rice husk hybrid applications and summarize the considerations to facilitate a successful installation.
Instructors
Phil Garner
Website Registration
Course Codes
AEC918
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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