WHAT IS THE VALUE OF CONCRETE ADMIXTURES{

THE DESIRE TO IMPROVE CONCRETE QUALITY HAS LED TO A NOTICEABLE INCREASE IN THE SALE OF ADMIXTURES. TO GUIDE THE USER IN HIS CHOICE AND SAVE HIM DISAPPOINTMENT, A LIST OF APPROVED PRODUCTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NINE CATEGORIES OF ADMIXTURES ARE GIVEN' PLASTICIZERS, AIR-ENTRAINING AGENTS, COMBINED PLASTICIZERS AND AIR-ENTRAINING AGENTS, AIR-ENTRAINING AGENTS WITH PLASTICIZERS, RETARDERS, ACCELERATORS, HARDENERS, FROST-RESISTING AGENTS, WATERPROOFING AGENTS. REFERENCE IS MADE TO THE FUNCTION, THE NATURE, THE APPLICATIONS AND THE ADVANTAGES OF ADMIXTURES, AS WELL AS TO THE POSSIBLE DRAWBACKS AND THE SPECIFIC PRECAUTIONS TO BE OBSERVED WHEN USING THEM.

  • Publication Date: 1965-2

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  • Accession Number: 00212159
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Pp18-20
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 2 1994 12:00AM