11 peer-reviewed papers on the latest technology relating to polymer modification of hydraulic cements. Topics include:
Applications of polymer-modified mortar, including ceramic tile in flooring applications, mortar coatings for concrete to reduce alkali-silica reaction, and properties for patching
Properties of mortar modified with powders made from ethylene vinyl acetate and acrylic polymers
Concrete made with styrene-modifier
Update on the status of current activities at ASTM with these materials.
Flexible Cementitious Products
The Influence of Various Polymeric Materials on the Physical Properties of a Cementitious Patching Compound
Bright R., Mraz T., Vassallo J.
Solid Grade Acrylic Cement Modifiers
Burch M., Lavelle J., Tsai M.
Redispersible Polymer Powders for Tough, Flexible Cement Mortars
DeWacker D., Palmer J., Schneider S.
Properties of Polymer-Modified Mortars Using Epoxy Resin Without Hardener
Demura K., Endo T., Ohama Y.
Paper ID: STP1176-EB