MPA Cement - Mineral Products Association
 
MPA Cement - Imagine a world without it...
 
MPA Youth Zone Virtual works tour in the community The cement process
The MPA Youth Zone is not just for young people but also for parents and teachers. It’s a place for fun and for learning. More... Take a safe trip around a cement works and see how the material is made. More... Cement is the critical ingredient of concrete on which our modern lives are built. More... Cement is made by crushing and heating limestone with small amounts of other natural materials, such as clay or shale, in a rotating kiln to a temperature of 1450°c. More...
 

Education

The story of cement touches on geology, history, sustainability and social awareness. This section of the website attempts to explain some fundamental facts about this essential industry and provide links for further study.

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