This research used continuously-approved concrete mix designs obtained from concrete suppliers in Seattle, and a lifecycle assessment (LCA) tool to explore the impact that supplementary cementitious materials (SCMs) have on the global warming potential (GWP) of concrete in Seattle.
Eighteen projects are being honored for exceptional use of slag cement in concrete constructionPlease watch the ceremony recording by clicking here. Farmington Hills, Mich., April 15, 2021 – The Slag Cement Association (SCA) is proud to announce the recipients of its 2020 Slag Cement Project of the Year Awards. These awards were unveiled and celebrated this afternoon during the Slag Cement Project of the Years Awards virtual ceremony.Sixteen construction projects from across the Unite...
The Product Category Rule (PCR) for Slag Cement have been updated and published by NSF. The document can be downloaded at the link below and on the ASTM website.
Professors Doug Hooton (University of Toronto) and Jason Weiss (Oregon State University) will discuss the use of slag cement with portland-limestone cements during the ACI Spring Convention on Wednesday morning March 31st from 10AM - 12PM EST.
Four complimentary webinars featuring the use of slag cement in concrete
Slag Cement Association Executive Director, Drew Burns sat down with the Association’s Technical Director, John Melander to discuss the effects of scaling in concrete and specifically how using slag cement in concrete correctly can help address the issue. John has many years of experience in slag cement and shares his expertise in the following question and answer segment.
The Slag Cement Association moderated a session at the recent American Concrete Institute (ACI) Fall Convention. The slides from both presentations have been made available below.
The Slag Cement Association is a proud Sponsor of the Global Concrete Summit and is offering a 40% discount on registration fees. Go to www.globalconcretesummit.com/register to learn more and to register! Use Discount Code SCA40 at checkout to receive the discount.
Concrete industry representatives will present an educational session at the American Concrete Institute Fall Convention on Monday, October 26th, 2020 at 10AM EST.. Presentation descriptions and speaker information can be found below.
The Slag Cement Association is currently in the process of updating the Product Category Rules (PCR) for preparing an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for Slag Cement (Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag).
A review committee of industry stakeholders has incorporated appropriate updates and conducted its initial review of the document. The review committee would now like to accept public comments on the document.