Practical application of superabsorbent polymers as a water-regulating agent in concrete and other building materials. Chapter 10

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Book titleState-of-the-Art Report on Application of Super-Absorbent Polymers in Concrete Construction RILEM Committee TC-225
AbstractSuperabsorbent polymers (SAP) possess a number of features that make them attractive for use in many different applications. The aim of this chapter is to present existing and foreseen opportunities for the use SAP in many different functions to improve the performance and durability of the built environment. Two case studies are also presented in this chapter: one on a thin-wall architectur-al structure in Germany, and another on shotcreting of wall panels in Denmark.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number53941
NPARC number20374056
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