Lime is a white or grayish-white alkaline substance that changes shape the moment it comes into contact with water. Its transformation can vary, it can hydrate or turn off, giving off heat.
There are various uses of lime, but its main application is in the field of construction as a component, mixed with sand, with the aim of focusing on the production of bonding mortars or coatings.
The types of lime are diverse. In the case of hydraulic lime, its uses are specifically oriented towards the construction of floors and ceilings due to its additive function.