Molybdenum Trioxide—An Accelerator of Portland Cement Hydration

    Volume 12, Issue 1 (July 1990)

    ISSN: 0149-6123

    CODEN: CCAOAD

    Page Count: 3


    Fischer, HC
    Principal, H. C. Fischer Sc.D. Materials Consultant, Inc., Louisville, KY

    Abstract

    Technical-grade molybdenum trioxide (MoO3) significantly accelerated the hydration of portland cement at 5 to 10% (by weight of cement) dosages. This somewhat unusual reactivity was observed and qualitatively measured via calorimetry.


    Paper ID: CCA10389J

    DOI: 10.1520/CCA10389J

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    Title Molybdenum Trioxide—An Accelerator of Portland Cement Hydration
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    Committee C01