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Ground Granulated Blast-furnace Slag

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Ground Granulated Blast-furnace Slag

Independent Cement and Lime Pty Ltd (ICL) was established in 1987. ICL is a specialist supplier of cement and cement-blended products as well as Supplementary Cementitious Materials such as slag and fly-ash. ICL supplies a wide variety of industries throughout Victoria and NSW including:

  • Concrete manufacturing
  • Concrete product and precast concrete manufacturers
  • The mining sector
  • Road construction and rehabilitation
  • Cementitious building products
  • Packaged cement products to the retail and hardware sectors

Ground Granulated Blast-furnace Slag (GGBFS) powder is a fine white powder used in concrete. Slag is produced in iron and steel manufacturing process as a by-product. Molten slag is extracted from iron ore at elevated temperature (approximately around 1 500ºC) and rapidly water quenched to obtain reactive granular slag particles. The granular blast furnace slag is then dried and milled with optimized quantities of gypsum in Vertical Roller Miller (VRM) to cement fineness.

Detailed Information

Company:Independent Cement and Lime Pty Ltd
Products:Ground Granulated Blast-furnace Slag (GGBFS)
Registration No:S-P-10955
Registration date:2023-11-30
Version date:2023-12-12
Valid until:2028-11-30
Verified by:Claudia A. Peña, ADDERE Research and Technology
Reference PCR(s):PCR 2019:14 Construction Products,
Version 1.2.5 2022-11-01 (valid until 2024-12-20)
Geographical scope:Australia
EN 15804:This EPD is compliant with EN 15804:A2

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