Sustainable benefits for using white cement in concrete products:
- Reflectivity of light for use in flooring applications in malls, schools, airports and other large buildings, which reduces the requirement excessive lighting which in turn reduces energy costs.
- Reduction of the heat island effect by using white based mix designs for the manufacture of rooftop pavers, light colored pavers in driveways, walkways, patios and around pools.
- White cement can be pigmented to achieve various colors without the need for paint or stains thus eliminating VOCs.
- When concrete products reach the end of their long useful life they can be recycled and used in the manufacture of other products.
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