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RP1020u2 - Durability of geopolymer products in sewage environment

Project leader name: 
Prof. Stephen Foster
Project status: 
Project period: 
02/2019 to 10/2019
The project aims to assess the long-term performance of geopolymer mortars in a natural sewage environment through a third year of testing with Sydney Water.

Publications related to this project

CRCLCL Project Reports
This report outlines the results if a three-year study into biogenic corrosion of mortar in an aggressive environment. While concrete is one of the most widely used materials in the transportation and treatment of sewage, it is subject to rapid decay under in a sewage environment due to acids...