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Home > Cement & Concrete Basics Cement & Concrete Basics In its simplest form, concrete is a mixture of paste and aggregates. The paste, composed of portland cement and water, coats the surface of the fine and coarse aggregates. Through a chemical reactionReplacement of Cement in Concrete,Replacement of Cement in Concrete P. Vipul Naidu1 and Pawan Kumar Pandey2 1Civil-SOT, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Raysan, Gandhinagar, INDIA. 2Engineer, DMRC, Sector-18, Rohini, New Delhi, INDIA. Abstract Cement is a binding material, a substance that sets and hardens independently, and can bind other materials together.2.3 - The Concrete Construction Process,2.3 The Concrete Construction Process. The focus of this monograph is the chemistry, microstructure, and properties of cement and concrete, not the nuts and bolts of how to mix and pour the stuff.