Some Considerations for Applicability of Seawater as Mixing Water in Concrete

  title={Some Considerations for Applicability of Seawater as Mixing Water in Concrete},
  author={Takahiro Nishida and Nobuaki Otsuki and Hiroki Ohara and Zoulkanel Moussa Garba-Say and Tomohiro Nagata},
  journal={Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering},
  • T. NishidaN. Otsuki T. Nagata
  • Published 1 July 2015
  • Environmental Science, Engineering, Materials Science
  • Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering
AbstractAccording to the report of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), more than half of the world’s population will not have enough drinking water by 2025. To save drinking water, use of seawater in the concrete industry seems imperative. In the present study, the possibilities of seawater as a material of concrete are discussed as a result of the literature-based and experimental investigations. From the results of the literature-based study, more than half of the papers collected in… 

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