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This literature review, prepared by members of RILEM technical committee 281-CCC carbonation of concrete with supplementary cementitious materials, working groups 1 and 2, elucidates the effect of numerous SCM characteristics, exposure environments and curing conditions on the carbonation mechanism, kinetics and structural alterations in cementitious systems containing SCMs. Rail Ties as demonstration product • Improve product lifetime (~50yr) • No need for pre-stressed steel reinforcement, which has benefits from C + 02-Ca2+ Carbonation Annua Concrete Sem nar 2005 Annual Concrete Seminar 2005 1717 4000.0 3000 2000 1500 1000 400.0 30.0 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 131.4 cm-1 %T Peak1 15 Annual Concrete Seminar 2005Annua Concrete Sem nar 2005 18 18 ���%��� 0000006216 00000 n 0000001731 00000 n the calcination of lime that takes place in cement kilns, which accounts for the majority of concrete’s embodied CO2. endstream endobj 55 0 obj <>stream endstream endobj 60 0 obj <> endobj 61 0 obj <>stream 0000007962 00000 n In the first measurement, the depth of the carbonation front in the cement paste of the newly-produced concrete mixture was determined neglecting local changes of carbonation depth due to RA. 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The unpredictabiå- ity of carbonation warrants careful consideration of temporary heating methods if aood quality concrete floor surfaces are to be constructed during the late fall and winter. At this value the protective oxide layer surrounding the reinforcing steel breaks down and corrosion becomes possible. 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However, it is still challenging to predict carbonation in concrete structures because the carbonation progress can be affected by various conditions such as curing time and quality, sheltering, CO 2 concentration in the atmosphere, air voids included in the concrete, the concrete mix, binder and aggregate type, existence of cracks, and concrete finishing materials [1–9]. *�B�z���T]o~tb�z�Y!�ϊ�K��Z]j�!Q\��� ��fN�r�۔�k4��q�"�j}�W� Chtf H�\�ݎ�@��y������HUiBL�I�؟���к$kCZ����g2�,����WEu�;���\�=��O�܇.��p��w'�C�(]׷�����^�1�����6��!����]�#ݼM�ា�p��Y�-v>���~��. Carbonation of Precast Concrete Products . 0000005479 00000 n 0000013615 00000 n 0000405364 00000 n H�\��j�0��~ This reaction lowers the pH of the concrete pore solution to a level where passivity 0000004925 00000 n The increase of RH from 57 to 70 and 80 % RH at 4 % CO2 shows a water-to-cement ratio and cement-specific effect that affects the relative carbonation resistance between the concrete … D. 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