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Chapter 1 - Understanding Silica Fume
Introduction

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This chapter of the presentation explains what silica fume is and how it functions in concrete. Definitions of what silica fume is and is not, the production of silica fume at a smelter, the types of silica fume products, the physical and chemical properties of silica fume, and the reactions of silica fume in concrete are included.