USE OF WASTE AS MATERIAL FOR HIGHWAYS USE OF INDUSTRIAL WASTE AS MATERIAL FOR HIGHWAYS

THE TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY OF USING INDUSTRIAL WASTES AS AGGREGATE OR FILL MATERIAL WILL BE INVESTIGATED. PROBLEMS OF MATERIAL TREATMENT, MATERIAL SUITABILITY, AND AVAILABILITY WILL BE STUDIED. SUGGESTED PROJECTS INCLUDE: (1) USE OF STABILIZED SULFATE AS AN AGGREGATE; (2) USE OF STABILIZED SULFATE AS A FILL MATERIAL, AS A BINDER SIMILAR TO PORTLAND CONCRETE, OR UNMIXED AS A PAVEMENT LAYER; (3) USE OF PLASTIC RESIDUES AS A PARTIAL REPLACEMENT FOR ASPHALT IN PREPARING HOT BITUMINOUS CONCRETE; (4) SOIL STABILIZATION WITH SULFITE LIQUORS FROM PAPER MANUFACTURE.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • TASK CODE 4-C-2
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

    Office of Research and Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1972-3-20

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  • Accession Number: 00217222
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 7 1972 12:00AM