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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 734031, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/734031
Research Article

Carbonation Coefficients from Concrete Made with High-Absorption Limestone Aggregate

College of Engineering, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Avenida Industrias No Contaminantes s/n por Periférico Norte, Mérida, YUC, CP 97110, Mexico

Received 31 May 2013; Accepted 28 August 2013

Academic Editor: Amit Bandyopadhyay

Copyright © 2013 Eric I. Moreno. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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