sand-lime brick

sand-lime brick

[′san ′līm ′brik]
(materials)
Decorative brick made of sand and lime pressed in an atmosphere of steam.
A firebrick made of refractory silica sand with lime as a bonding agent.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

sand-lime brick

Brick made with sand and slaked lime rather than with clay; usually a light gray or off-white color.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The Commission decided, on February 25, to launch a second-stage, in-depth investigation into plans by the German Haniel group and Dutch firm Cementbouw to acquire the Dutch sand-lime brick co-operative CVK.