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|This specification covers three strength grades of slag cement
for use as a cementitious material in concrete and mortar.
NOTE 1—The material described in this specification may be used
for blending with portland cement to produce a cement meeting the
requirements of Specification C595 or as a separate ingredient in
concrete or mortar mixtures. The material may also be useful in a
variety of special grouts and mortars, and when used with an
appropriate activator, as the principal cementitious material in
NOTE 2—Information on technical aspects of the use of the
material described in this specification is contained in Appendix
X1, Appendix X2, and Appendix X3. More detailed information on that
subject is contained in ACI 233R-03.2
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No
other units of measurement are included in this standard.
The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the
test methods described in this specification. This standard does
not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any,
associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of
this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices
and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to
The text of this standard references notes and footnotes that
provide explanatory information. These notes and footnotes
(excluding those in tables) shall not be considered as requirements
of this standard.
2 ACI 233R-03 Slag Cement in Concrete and Mortar.
Available from American Concrete Institute (ACI), P.O. Box 9094,
Farmington Hills, MI 48333.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this
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