sulfate resistance

sulfate resistance

The ability of concrete or mortar to withstand sulfate attack.
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This product is ideal for impact resistant applications, heavy machinery and equipment, high operating temperature conditions, sulfate resistance and high load anchors and dowels," says Five Star Market Manager Crysta Abell.
The slag provides sulfate resistance, which added winter durability and strength against hurricanes to the home.
Effects of LOI of ground bagasse ash on the compressive strength and sulfate resistance of mortar' Construction Building Materials, 23(12): 3523-3531.
Sulfate resistance of blended cements containing fly ash and rice husk ash.
Effects of limestone replacement ratio on the sulfate resistance of Portland limestone cement mortars exposed to extraordinary high sulfate concentrations // Constr.
2009), indicating that the fineness influences the sulfate resistance of concrete--the finer the POFA, the lower is the expansion of concrete due to sulfate attack.
Influence of palm oil fuel ash on sulfate resistance of mortar and concrete, in Proc.
The performance-based ASTM C 1157 utilizes a physical test (ASTM C 1012) for sulfate resistance by evaluating expansion of mortar prisms made with the cement and requiring them to have expansion below a certain limit without specifying the cement composition limits.
Cementitous coatings are used for structural reinforcement and limited sulfate resistance.
Primary considerations in selecting the optimum concrete mix formulation for the bridge towers, piles, columns, caps and piers were strength, long-term durability, low heat of hydration, and excellent ASR mitigation and sulfate resistance.
Sulfate resistance of plain and blended cements exposed to varying concentrations of sodium sulfate // Cement and Concrete Composites.
Wells, Relationship of garnet-hydrogarnet series to sulfate resistance of portland cements, J.