Ecocem Next Generation Cement

CEM III/A 52.5L Low Carbon Cement

• Certified as CEM III/A 52.5L, the strongest cement classification available in 25 kg bags

• High resistance to sulfate attack and chloride penetration attack

• Good resistant to Alkalai Silica Reaction (ASR) compatible with recycled glass aggrgate

• Increased durability minimises repair requirements

• Reduced permeability

• Lower Heat of hydration, reduced hydration thermal stress and microcracking

• Improved resistance to fire

• Suppresses efflorescence

• Lighter brighter colour contributes to albedo when used externally and facing sun and helps reduce urban heat island effect, and lighter appearance when used as fair face concrete

• Improved workability

• Helps meet Green Public Procurement objectives: of durability, reduced CO2, GHG & Ozone Depleting Substances

• Helps meet Carbon Reduction Commitment if embodied carbon is included

• Helps reduce Embodied Carbon in building materials

• Innovative bags 3 layer construction paper and double overlapping film; optimising filling speed and density, stable palletisation, reducing cement loss, moisture protection, doubling shelf life.

• Bespoke timber pallets: with a returns policy.

• Calculated Embodied CO2 for bespoke size pallets

Environmental metrics

Company credentials
ISO 14001:2004 NSAI & IQNet Certified, valid until 09/02/2015

Pre-blended up to 65% Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Cement & down to 35% OPC cement permitted.

Life expectancy
Significantly longer than OPC and longer in marine and other aggressive environments

EPD to ISO 14025
None Self-declaration of Carbon Footprint only

Recycled content

No, only as part of RCA Recycled Concrete Aggregate

3rd party product endorsement
Guaranteed Irish

Environmental labelling
Responsible sourcing: BES 6001; Pallet suppliers are 'traders' Registered under EUTR European Timber Regulations 22/02/2013

Country of manufacture

Manufacture details

Ecocem Ireland Ltd. (GGBS Cement and Bags)

Portview House, Thorncastle Street, Ringsend, Dublin 4

00353 1 678 1890

00353 1 678 1891

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