FORMULATION AND EVALUATION OF NEW ADHESIVES FOR HIGHWAY USE

New epoxy systems have been developed and older epoxy specifications revised to meet today's changing technology along with environmental and health standards. These changes have been implemented with new and updated state specifications. The subjects covered include Structural Adhesive Development related to Rapid Set Epoxy Mortar, Loop Detector Sealants, and Urethane Adhesives; Formula Component Replacements such as asbestos and Butyl Glycidyl Ether; Consistency of Physical Properties; Pavement Marker Adhesive Development; Accelerated Epoxy Aging Tests; and Commercially Available Adhesives. (FHWA)

  • Corporate Authors:

    California Department of Transportation

    Transportation Laboratory
    5900 Folsom Boulevard
    Sacramento, CA  United States  95819
  • Authors:
    • Chatto, D R
    • Shelly, T L
  • Publication Date: 1980-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 108 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00325037
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/CA/TL-80/20 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: D-5-15
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 15 1981 12:00AM