The main drivers for Lankhorst to develop composite railway sleepers made out of 100% KLP® recycled plastics back in 2004, were the ban on creosote and
Nov 8, 2017 Greenrail™ is the only sleeper in the world obtained from recycled materials and Compared to railway sleepers in reinforced concrete and the but above all allows an important contribution to the reuse of plastic waste
The KLP® Hybrid Polymer Sleepers produced from recycled plastics offer Lankhorst presented the hybrid plastic sleeper to the railway industry early 2006.
Use of composite sleepers not only reduces the land pollution from disposed waste plastics and Sustainable engineering, Railway sleepers, Composite sleeper, reinforced polymer . sleepers stronger than wood and cheaper than concrete,.
Sleepers could principally be made of different materials, such as, timber, steel, concrete, composite and plastic. The deterioration process of sleepers depends