Materials and Structures

, Volume 36, Issue 7, pp 480–496 | Cite as

RILEM recommended test method AAR-1: Detection of potential alkali-reactivity of aggregates—Petrographic method

  • I. Sims
  • P. Nixon
RILEM Technical Committees RILEM TC 191-ARP: ‘Alkali-Reactivity and Prevention—Assessment, Specification and Diagnosis of Alkali-Reactivity’


Coarse Aggregate Cristobalite Concrete Aggregate Artificial Rock Tridymite 
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    Palmer, D., ‘The diagnosis of alkali-silica reaction, report of a working party’, 2nd edition, British Cement Association, Slough (now Crowthorne), UK, 1992.Google Scholar

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