News - 31 Mar 2015
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Asphalt Market 2015-2019" report to their offering.
The Global Asphalt market to grow at a CAGR of 4% over the period...
Article - 10 Nov 2008
Our homes are our castles, so there is nothing like the feeling of a freshly painted interior or exterior to make our spirits rise. In terms of decorating, good preparation done properly can save both...
Article - 1 Apr 2003
Production of polyurethanes is examined including the production of items such as foams, moulded foams, continuous slabstock, rigid foams, thermoplastic PUs in addition to the health and safety...
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Lime is one of the oldest building materials in existence and can be used to make many different types of mortar. Find out about the different types of lime, including lime putty and hydraulic lime.
Article - 3 Apr 2019
The devastating environmental effects of plastic waste are very much in the public consciousness.
Article - 4 Mar 2019
This article takes a look at the chemical composition of concrete.
Article - 17 Feb 2020
Infrared and other spectroscopic methods have become an effective, non-destructive, and simple approach to examining the make-up of cement materials.
Article - 28 May 2004
In certain circumstances quantities of cullet may become available which cannot be recycled. It is in these situations that the use of glass cullet in alternative applications, such as in concrete,...
Article - 17 Oct 2003
n May 2003, Rockwool Ltd, in partnership with Lafarge and Corofil introduced ‘Firepro’ - a single source portfolio of passive fire protection products and systems for all applications.
Article - 4 Jun 2004
A research project carried out by the Concrete Technology Unit at the University of Dundee, has developed specifications and specification clauses geared towards assisting engineers in the use of...