Corrosion of Metals in Concrete


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Title: Corrosion of Metals in Concrete

Author(s): ACI Committee 222

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 82

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 03-32

Keywords: admixtures; aggregates; blended cements; bridge decks; calcium chlorides; carbonation; ca-thodic protection; cement pastes; chemical analysis; chlorides; coatings; concrete durability; corrosion; corrosion resistance; cracking (fracturing);

Date: 1/1/1985

This committee report has been prepared to reflect the state !J the art of the corrosion of metals, and especially steel, in concrete. Separate chapters are devoted to the mechanisms of the corrosion of metals in concrete, protective measures for new concrete construction, procedures for identifying corrosive environments and active corrosion in concrete, and remedial measures. A selected list of references is included with each chapter.