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Las sales solubles en el deterioro de rocas monumentales. Revisión bibliográfica

Materiales de Construcción (Impact Factor: 0.79). 01/1994; DOI: 10.3989/mc.1994.v44.i235.579
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ABSTRACT This paper points out the importance of soluble salts in the deterioration/conservation of monumental stones. The most frequent salts in monuments as well as their sources are referred. A review of the damage caused by these salts and the developed mechanisms of deterioration is also included. Finally, the distinctive behaviour of each type of salt and their distribution on the walls of buildings is shown.Se resalta la importancia que las sales solubles tienen en el deterioro/conservación de las rocas monumentales. Se relacionan aquellas sales que con mayor frecuencia aparecen en los monumentos y la procedencia de las mismas. A su vez se lleva a cabo una revisión de los daños originados por dichas sales y de los mecanismos de alteración desarrollados. Finalmente, se indica el diferente comportamiento de cada tipo de sal y su distribución en las paredes de los edificios.

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