DEVELOP AND EVALUATE A SUBSTITUTE FOR CHROME YELLOW IN YELLOW TRAFFIC LINE STRIPES

Chrome yellow has been used as the standard yellow pigment in yellow traffic paint for many years. Recently, in view of ever increasing environmental awareness and continuing investigations into the toxicity of lead and chromate compounds, a study was required to find if a suitable non lead-chromate pigment were available. /FHWA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by California Department of Transportation and conducted in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration.
  • Corporate Authors:

    California Department of Transportation

    Transportation Laboratory
    5900 Folsom Boulevard
    Sacramento, CA  USA  95819
  • Authors:
    • Chatto, D R
    • Shelly, T L
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 34 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00185254
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-CA-78-TL-18 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: D-5-51
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM