Fines Content and Cohesion of Lateritic Soils: Conceptual Models

Laterite has been widely defined  as  a highly weathered material, rich  in  secondary oxides  of iron, aluminium, or both. It is void or nearly void of basic primary silicates, but it may contain large amounts of quartz and kaolinite. A distinctive feature of laterite and lateritic soils is the higher proportion of sesquioxides of iron…
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