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Title: 548.1R-09: Guide for the Use of Polymers in Concrete
Author(s): ACI Committee 548
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 30
Keywords: bridge deck; durability; latex; monomer; polymer; polymer concrete; polymerization; repair.
Abstract: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, polymer concrete, polymer-cement concrete, 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. Glossaries of terms and abbreviations are also included.