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- v. Present participle of impermeabilize.
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These products are binders and impermeabilizing agents.
Four main salts are used: sodium chloride: flocculent and aid to compaction; effective in non-saline soils; calcium chloride: impermeabilizing agent; ferric chloride: powerful coagulant and flocculant; aluminium chloride: electrolytic coagulant, electrochemical consolidation of soil.
Sodium silicate also acts as an impermeabilizing agent, particularly where a surface treatment of the materials is required.