The Use of Polymer Additions to Enhance the Performance of Industrial and Residential Decorative Concrete Flooring

  • Michelle Sykes
  • Deon Kruger
Conference paper


This paper provides an overview of an investigation into the use of various polymeric additions into ordinary concrete formulations in order to enhance the performance of such materials when used for decorative flooring in industrial, commercial and residential applications.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Civil Engineering ScienceUniversity of JohannesburgJohannesburgSouth Africa

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