Internal curing standards and recent work on extending life of concrete structures

April 2013
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Apr2013, Vol. 92 Issue 3, p18
The article deals with the development of an advanced standard specification for internal curing (IC) techniques by ASTM International in April 2013. It states that the fundamental challenge faced by ceramic producers is to prevent concrete materials from deteriorating. According to the author, to observe the efficiency of IC techniques, it is essential to use high performance cementitious constituents.


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