TALCUM POWDER AS A FILLER FOR ROADS

THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES THE USE OF TALCUM POWDER AS A FILLER FOR BITUMINOUS MIXTURES. ITS MOST NOTICEABLE PROPERTY IS ITS STIFFENING EFFECT ON THE BITUMEN. LABORATORY TESTS SHOWED THAT THE USE OF TALCUM POWDER COULD INCREASE THE COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH OF A MIXTURE TO 46 KG PER SQ. CM. /TRRL/

  • Authors:
    • Wecker, H
  • Publication Date: 1972-4

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  • Accession Number: 00211863
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1974 12:00AM