Mechanism of effluent attack on Portland cement and alkali activated mortars

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    Abstract

    The alkali activation of waste products has become a widespread topic of research, mainly due to environmental benefits. Portland cement and alkali-activated mortar samples were prepared to compare their resistance to silage effluent which contains lactic acid. The mechanism of attack on each sample has also been investigated.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 35th Annual Cement and Concrete Science Conference
    Place of PublicationAberdeen
    Number of pages3
    Publication statusPublished - 2015
    Event35th Cement & Concrete Science Conference - University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Duration: 26 Aug 201528 Aug 2015

    Conference

    Conference35th Cement & Concrete Science Conference
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    CityAberdeen
    Period26/08/201528/08/2015

    Keywords

    • alkali activated binders
    • acid attack
    • silage effluent
    • microstructure

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