Guide for the Application of Epoxy and Latex Adhesives for Bonding Freshly Mixed and Hardened Concretes
|Publication Date:||1 September 2012|
This guide provides information, requirements, and procedures for bonding freshly mixed and hardened concretes by using epoxy or latex adhesives. This information will be of particular use to contractors.
This guide consists of:
a) Evaluation of hardened concrete to determine proper preparation and surface conditioning before application of adhesives
b) Selection of suitable epoxy or latex adhesive depending on the expected performance and environmental conditions (ACI 503.5R)
c) Application methods