WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF MODIFYING ASPHALT WITH POLYMERS? IN: PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRTY-NINTH ANNUAL ARIZONA CONFERENCE ON ROADS AND STREETS HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA, APRIL 19-20, 1990

The paper reviews some specifics about how polymers modify asphalt cement properties. Improvements in pavement performance cited include: providing good pavement performance in all climatic areas without compromise; meeting the durability requirements which result from increased highway traffic , tire pressures and vehicle loads; and reducing road lifecycle costs.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Arizona, Tucson

    Transportation and Traffic Institute
    Tucson, AZ  United States  85721
  • Authors:
    • Goodrich, J L
  • Publication Date: 1990-4

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  • Accession Number: 00608240
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1991 12:00AM