Cement Additives - FAQs
What is the difference between cement and concrete?
Cement is a manufactured product that looks like a fine gray powder. When cement is mixed in combination with water, sand, stone or similar materials, it forms a hard solid mass known as concrete.
What are High Performance Cement Additives?
High Performance Cement Additives are compounds that when integrated into the cement manufacturing process, greatly expand the performance parameters of various types of cements. Chemical additives allow manufacturers to produce cement more economically, with superior performance characteristics.
What is the Purpose of a Grinding Aid?
The purpose of a Grinding Aid is to aid in production efficiency. This helps to minimize the electrical consumption during the process and manufacturer's costs of cement while at the same time, maximizing the ultimate quality of the end product.