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Title: Non-cementitious compositions comprising vaterite and methods thereof

Non-cementitious compositions and products are provided. The compositions of the invention include a carbonate additive comprising vaterite such as reactive vaterite. Additional aspects of the invention include methods of making and using the non-cementitious compositions and products.
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Calera Corporation (Los Gatos, CA) NETL
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Patent File Date: 2013 Mar 14
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Calera Corporation, Los Gatos, CA (United States)
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