Assessment of Pollution Potentialities of some Portland Cement

  • HH Ibrahim
  • UA Birnin-Yauri
  • C Muhammad
  • A Umar
Keywords: Portland cement, Heavy Metals, X-ray Analysis, Pollution, Sokoto


Chemical analysis of some Portland cement commonly used in Nigeria was carried out. All the cement studies were found to be good for concrete work especially where no special property is required. The concentration levels of heavy metals in all the cement samples were above the tolerance limit and therefore need to be regulated.

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