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Chapter 2 - Using Silica Fume in Concrete
Improving Durability

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This slide summarizes many years of experience using silica fume for improved durability in bridge decks and parking structures.

More and more concrete in this application is now including either fly ash or slag along with the silica fume. See the examples in Chapter 5 for typical mixture proportions.

ASTM C 1202, "Standard Test Method for Electrical Indication of Concrete's Ability to Resist Chloride Ion Penetration."