NJDOT sponsored two projects @ NJIT to investigate the use of recycled plastics for:
- Sound barrier
- Posts in a guardrail system
- Glare-screen pedestrian fence
Brief description follows. For details refer to:
- Saadeghvaziri, M. Ala, and K. MacBain, "Sound Barrier Applications of Recycled Plastics," Transportation Research Records, No. 1626, TRB, Sept., 1998.
- Saadeghvaziri, M. Ala, K. MacBain, and S. Ersoy, “A Combination Glare Screen Pedestrian Fence Using Recycled Plastics,” Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, ASCE, Vol. 5, No. 4, November, 2000.