EXTENDING THE LIFE OF ASPHALT PAVING

AN ASPHALT REJUVENATING AGENT CAN EXTEND THE LIFE OF AN ASPHALT PAVEMENT. THE AGENT IS RECLAMITE, AN EMULSION OF SELECTED PETROLEUM RESINS AND OILS. WHEN USED AS A CONSTRUCTION SEAL IT HAS BEEN FOUND THAT THE FRACTIONS OF ASPHALT THAT ARE NORMALLY DRIVEN OFF AT THE HOT PLANT ARE RESTORED, THE NEW PAVEMENT IS SEALED AGAINST THE INTRUSION OF AIR AND WATER WITH A SEAL THAT CANNOT BE WORN OR WEATHERED OFF, THE EFFECTIVE SERVICE LIFE OF AN ASPHALT PAVEMENT IS EXTENDED, AND PAVEMENT SLICKNESS IS NOT APPRECIABLY EFFECTED.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 112, No 3, PP 20-22, 2 FIG
  • Authors:
    • Canessa, W
  • Publication Date: 1968-1

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  • Accession Number: 00211330
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 12 1994 12:00AM