What is lime
1 March 2017 | Publications
EuLA Activity Report 2015-2016
4 June 2016 | Publications
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1 June 2016 | Scientific papers
Article prepared for the 6th Eurasphalt and Eurobitume Congress in Prague June 2016 Authors: S. Vansteenkiste, J. De Visscher and C. Denayer Read more | Download document (572.02 KB)
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1 June 2016 | Scientific papers
Article prepared for the 6th Eurasphalt and Eurobitume Congress in Prague June 2016 Authors: Didier Lesueur, Christophe Denayer, Hans-Josef Ritter, Christof Kunesch, Slawomir... Read more | Download document (726.5 KB)
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1 June 2016 | Scientific papers
Article prepared for the 6th Eurasphalt and Eurobitume Congress in Prague June 2016 Read more | Download document (273.24 KB)
12 May 2016 | Position papers
For the lime industry, due to the high share of CO2 emissions coming from the decarbonation of the raw material (68% on average), the most important CO2 mitigation measures are “... Read more | Download document (438.96 KB)
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2 May 2016 | Publications
Safe_handling_of_lime_Safety first
18 January 2016 | Publications
Tag(s): Safety, handling
This document is intended to provide a simple, easy reference guide for the safe handling of lime. It does not replace by any means the information available in the extended... Read more | Download document (2.28 MB)
Safe handling of lime (insert)
18 January 2016 | Publications
Tag(s): Safety, handling
This document is intended to provide a simple, easy reference guide for the safe handling of lime. It does not replace by any means the information available in the extended... Read more | Download document (1.09 MB)
11 December 2015 | Position papers
EuLA position paper concerning the revision of the EU ETS Directive post-2020. Read more | Download document (336.25 KB)
EuLA activity report 2014 2015
4 June 2015 | Publications
This year EuLA celebrates its 25th anniversary. It was created in 1990 as part of the International Lime Association (ILA) based in Colog­ne, where it remained till 2002. In 2002... Read more | Download document (6.23 MB)
23 January 2015 | Position papers
In the frame of the current discussions within the European Parliament on the proposal from the European Commission to create a Market Stability Reserve for the EU ETS after 2020... Read more | Download document (51.56 KB)
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5 December 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Roadmap, Ecofys
Presentation from Michiel Stork (Ecofys) made during the presentation on the way forward for European lime sector (event hosted at the European Parliament by MEP Peter Liese and... Read more | Download document (1000.77 KB)
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5 December 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Roadmap, Ecofys
Communication document (Summary and main findings) of the technical report produced by Ecofys (Competitive and Efficient Lime Industry: Cornerstone for a Sustainable Europe). Read more | Download document (3.25 MB)
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5 December 2014 | Studies & Reports
Tag(s): Roadmap, Ecofys
Technical report from Ecofys ("Competitive and Efficient Lime Industry: Cornerstone for a Sustainable Europe") detailing a roadmap for the European Lime sector towards the... Read more | Download document (1.75 MB)
17 October 2014 | Position papers
The European Lime sector (represented by EuLA, the European Lime Association) is detailing in this paper a number of issues to be addressed within the 2030 framework for climate... Read more | Download document (203.8 KB)
17 October 2014 | Position papers
In this Position Paper, EuLA presents how CCS technologies are relevant for industrial installations with a significant share of chemically determined process emissions. The paper... Read more | Download document (250.23 KB)
European Lime Association brochure
1 October 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): EuLA
Lime, an Essential Raw Material. Presentation of lime and the European Lime Association (brochure). Read more | Download document (607.95 KB)
Lime Fact Sheet
1 October 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Fact sheet
Lime is a generic term, but by strict definition it only embraces manufactured forms of lime – quicklime (CaO) and hydrated lime (Ca(OH) 2 ). It is, however, sometimes used to... Read more | Download document (361.86 KB)
Lime recycling sheet
1 October 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Fact sheet
Based on our current market analysis and estimated recycling rates, EuLA consider that about 68% of all lime used is recycled. This figure is an EU-wide average figure and... Read more | Download document (121.73 KB)
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16 September 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): LCA
Critical Review of the Study “Life Cycle Inventory of Quicklime and Hydrated Lime” on behalf of EuLA. Read more | Download document (212.58 KB)
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16 September 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): LCA
A Life Cycle Inventory for Lime Read more | Download document (1.62 MB)
EuLA - Lime in mortars - Benefits of using lime based mortars (folder)
31 August 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
The European Lime Association (EuLA) commissioned an independent institute to provide an exhaustive overview of the internationally available scientific publications relating to... Read more | Download document (4.48 MB)
EuLA - Lime in mortars - Lucideon - Benefits of hydrated lime in mortars (bibliography)
31 August 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
Building lime (Calcium Hydroxide or air lime) has been used in construction for thousands of years as a binder. The Romans were using air lime in combination with natural and... Read more | Download document (8.66 MB)
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31 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
The builder of a masonry structure requires that the mortar being used is workable and of a consistency which allows for easy handling. The joints and beds of masonry mortar must... Read more | Download document (360.76 KB)
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31 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
Designers, such as architects or engineers, need a reliable end product that meets every client’s needs. They must bring together the short term requirements of the builder, who... Read more | Download document (441.55 KB)
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31 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
Owners and designers involved in building or renovating all aim at using reliable solutions and materials which positively contribute to functional, aesthetic and sustainability... Read more | Download document (452.4 KB)
EuLA - Lime in mortars - Benefits and guidance (leaflet) - Masonry
31 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
Lime in masonry mortars delivers long term sustainable and economic solutions for masonry buildings. Lime used in mortars has a proven history over centuries and its performance... Read more | Download document (899.52 KB)
Lime in mortars - Benefits and guidance - Plasters (leaflet)
31 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
For most of us, much of our lives is spent inside buildings, so it is important that the indoor climate is comfortable and healthy. Finishing interior walls with lime-based... Read more | Download document (624.9 KB)
Lime in mortars - Benefits and guidance - Renders (leaflet)
31 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
Renders are widely used for finish and protection to masonry buildings throughout most of Europe. Lime has long been anessential component of renders and continues to offer... Read more | Download document (794.13 KB)
30 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
The Spanish National Association of Lime and Lime Derivatives Manufacturers (ANCADE) developped a guide to construction professionals that provides information on the production... Read more | Download document (2.84 MB)
Guia Practica Para Los Morteros Con Cal (brochure)
30 July 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
The Spanish National Association of Lime and Lime Derivatives Manufacturers (ANCADE) developped a guide to construction professionals that provides information on the production... Read more | Download document (3.9 MB)
8 July 2014 | Studies & Reports
Acknowledgement: This paper was first presented at the 9th International Masonry Conference at Guimaraes, Portugal on 7-9 July 2014, and is published by permission of the... Read more | Download document (1016.8 KB)
8 July 2014 | Studies & Reports
Acknowledgement: This paper was first presented at the 9th International Masonry Conference at Guimaraes, Portugal on 7-9 July 2014, and is published by permission of the... Read more | Download document (360.96 KB)
8 July 2014 | Studies & Reports
Acknowledgement: This paper was first presented at the 9th International Masonry Conference at Guimaraes, Portugal on 7-9 July 2014, and is published by permission of the... Read more | Download document (306.46 KB)
8 July 2014 | Studies & Reports
Acknowledgement: This paper was first presented at the 9th International Masonry Conference at Guimaraes, Portugal on 7-9 July 2014, and is published by permission of the... Read more | Download document (336.54 KB)
8 July 2014 | Studies & Reports
Acknowledgement: This paper was first presented at the 9th International Masonry Conference at Guimaraes, Portugal on 7-9 July 2014, and is published by permission of the... Read more | Download document (510.8 KB)
8 July 2014 | Studies & Reports
Acknowledgement: This paper was first presented at the 9th International Masonry Conference at Guimaraes, Portugal on 7-9 July 2014, and is published by permission of the... Read more | Download document (841.09 KB)
10 June 2014 | Publications
Hydrated lime has been known as an additive for asphalt mixtures for a long time and is now considered as an additive that increases asphalt mixture durability. It has been... Read more
eula_report_2014
4 June 2014 | Publications
The economic downturn in Europe during the last years is also reflected in the decreasing production of lime which follows the declining demand in the market. With strong... Read more | Download document (7.6 MB)
durability
27 May 2014 | Publications
Hydrated lime has been known as an additive for asphalt mixtures from their very beginning. It experienced a strong interest during the 1970s in the USA, when moisture damage and... Read more | Download document (1.35 MB)
pavement
27 May 2014 |
Road surface roughness plays an important role in ensuring the safety of traffic on moisture surface, especially in the initial phase of rain, while on the layer surface usually... Read more | Download document (412.14 KB)
mechanisms
24 May 2014 | Publications
Hydrated lime has been known as an additive for asphalt mixtures from their very beginning. It experienced a strong interest during the 1970s in the USA, when moisture damage and... Read more | Download document (1016.67 KB)
24 May 2014 | Publications
Note: This article has been published by Taylor & Francis in the Road Materials and Pavement Design journal, and can be downloaded at the following link: www.tandfonline.com/... Read more | Download document (756.44 KB)
1 April 2014 | Publications
Tag(s): Mortars
Looking around us, we notice the durability of masonry structures. A well-build masonry structure assures a long term sustainable solution by its durability, adaptability and... Read more | Download document (58.03 KB)
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12 February 2014 | Position papers
EuLA participated to the public consultation on the Draft Guidelines on Environmental and Energy Aid for 2014‐2020 (Proposed by the European Commission on 18 December 2013). This... Read more | Download document (134.88 KB)
Cover Article Evidence
2 January 2014 | Publications
Hydrated lime has been known as an additive for asphalt mixtures from their very beginning. It experienced a strong interest during the 1970s in the USA, when moisture damage and... Read more | Download document (894.71 KB)
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11 November 2013 | Publications
Assessment of the influence of hydrated lime on the performance of asphalt containing polymer modified binder (PmB) by the Belgian Road Research Centre (BRRC). Read more | Download document (2.66 MB)

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