The report discusses the effect on concrete of the more common acids, salts and other agents, and also the requirements necessary for its protection against chemical attack. The durability of concrete is detailed under the following headings; Effect of alkalis and acides, Sulphate resistance, Effect of chloride, Effect of sea-water, aggregates and, polymer concretes. The need for high quality concrete irrespective of the choice of materials and any protective measures is emphasized. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Building Research Establishment

    Building Research Station, Garston
    Watford WD2 7JR, Hertsford,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Gutt, W H
    • Harrison, W H
  • Publication Date: 1977-5


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 3 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00168132
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CP 23/77 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 28 1978 12:00AM