ALKALI-CARBONATE ROCK REACTIONS IN CONCRETE: DEVELOPMENTS IN SPECIFICATION AND CONTROL

This paper presents test methods for quality control of concrete aggregate rocks. Tests for reactivity of carbonate and silicates with alkalies are discussed. Criteria for recognition of potentially deleterious aggregates are given.

  • Corporate Authors:

    U.S. Army Waterways Experiment Station

    3909 Halls Ferry Road
    Vicksburg, MS  USA  39180-6199
  • Authors:
    • Mather, B
  • Publication Date: 1972-4

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  • Pagination: 18 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00145722
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: WES-MP-C-72-9 Misc Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1977 12:00AM