Blue Circle® Southern White Cement is suitable for professional trades people and for jobs around the house for a broad range of applications but is particularly suitable for the following applications. • Mortar and grouts where a bright white finish is required • Pebblecreting of pools when mixed with coloured pebbles or white pebbles or sand. • Terrazzo manufacture • When used with an oxide it produces a deeper clearer colour than using grey or off white cement. This is most evident when using light coloured oxides such as yellow. Southern White Cement has a poor resistance to sulfate attack. Do not use Off White Cement in situations where sulfate attack is likely.
Hydrated Lime is manufactured for the stabilisation of road surfaces. Hydrated Lime can also be used as a filler in asphalt to improve resistance to high temperature rutting. Hydrated Lime is supplied to the water treatment industry for softening, pH adjustment/ coagulation and removal of impurities. Hydrated Lime can also be used to remove acidic gases that are harmful to the environment particularly sulphur dioxide and hydrogen chloride from flue gas. Common building industry uses include, mortar and render modification the meet M4 standards.