LIQUID LIMIT IN TROPICAL SOILS

RESULTS OF LL DETERMINATION ARE COMPARED WITH RESULTS OF ESSAYS IN WHICH THE AIR DRYING OF THE SAMPLES OF 5 LATERITIC SOILS AND A NON LATERITIC ONE IS NOT ALLOWED. DATA SUGGESTS THAT THERE IS AN INCREASE OF THE LL DETERMINED IN THE SECOND PROCEDURE IN THE CASE OF THE SAMPLES OF LATERITIC SOILS, AND AN APPARENT INCREASE IN THE DIFFERENCE WITH GREATER CONTENT OF CLAY IN THE SOIL. /RRI/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Road Research Institute /Brazil

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  • Authors:
    • Carvalho, J P
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • Accession Number: 00237969
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Institute /Brazil
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 16 1971 12:00AM