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Dry-packed materials

BS 5838, ´Specification for dry packaged cementitious mixes´:

Part 1, ´Prepacked concrete mixes´

The Standard specifies, for the do-it-yourself and retail trades, the materials to be used , the methods of describing the grades, the physical requirements packaging materials, identification of contents and testing for compliance.

BS EN 998 Specification for mortar for masonry

Part 1: Rendering and plastering mortar
Part 2: Masonry mortar

Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society