Compressive and bending strength

Papercrete, especially the untreated one, has poor mechanical properties. The compression and bending test gave the following information.

σpapercete≈0.90 Mpa (1/25 normal concrete, lower than soft woods)
3 phases elastic-plastic-after starting to crumble becomes stiffer

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