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Monday, December 17, 2012

In its Technology Update on retrieving soluble salts from a steel substrate in the field, SSPC describes two methods. One is swabbing; what is the other?

Immersion and boiling method
Cell method
Scraping method
Abrading and brushing method

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What kind of concrete sealers penetrate the pores of the concrete and form little if any film build?

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If a public school wanted to require an SSPC-certified contractor for a job, it would specify certification according to what standard?

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