548.1R-97: Guide for the Use of Polymers in Concrete

ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL CONCRETE ABSTRACTS PORTAL

  • The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.

International Concrete Abstracts Portal

  


Title: 548.1R-97: Guide for the Use of Polymers in Concrete

Author(s):

Publication: Technical Documents

Volume:

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 29

Keywords: polymers and specialty concrete

Date: 9/24/1997

Abstract:

Note: 548.1R-97 is available in PDF format only. However, a newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by 548.1R-09.

This guide presents information on how to use polymers in concrete to improve some characteristics of the hardened concrete. Recommendations are included for polymer impregnated concrete (PIC), polymer concrete, (PC), polymer modified concrete (PMC), and safety considerations for the use of polymers in concrete. Information is provided on types of materials and their storage, handling, and use, as well as concrete formulations, equipment to be used, construction procedures, and applications. A bibliography of major references covering polymers in concrete and a glossary of terms are appended.