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Here is a sampling of specifications we find routinely used by customers and agencies.

Our specifications represent the latest accepted technologies and quality assurance tests suitable for today’s public agency bidding environment

 

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Product Use Table
Product UseProduct SpecificationProcess Specification
Fog Seal, Tack Coat and Prime CoatCQS-1, CQS-1h, SS-1, SS-1h, PMRE, Styraflex FB Roadchem TOP Spray Application
Micro Surfacing and Slurry SealPMCQS-1h, MSE Slurry Seal Type 1, 2 and 3, Micro Surfacing Type 2 and 3, Fiber Micro Surfacing
Chip SealPMCRS-2h, CRS-2h, PMRE, Styraflex CS, Asphalt RubberEmulsion Chip Seal, PMRE Chip Seal, Scrub Seal, Asphalt Rubber Chip, Seal, Multilayer systems
Dust ControlMagnesium Chloride, Lignin, DOE 30, Roadchem TOP-M, Roadchem M 1000Spray Application
Asphalt, Performance Grade Rubber Modified Asphalt, CutbacksPG 64-10, PG 64-16, PG 64-22, PG 82-22TR, PG 82-28TR, PG 88-22AR, SC-250, SC-800
Driveway Seal CoatBlack DiamondBlack Diamond Mix Design
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Tests on EmulsionTest MethodRangeTesting PurposeProducts
Viscosity, 25 ºC (SFS)ASTM D 7496 AASHTO T 59 20 - 100product handling, spray application, flow on the road, mixibility, film thickness MSE, PMCQS, CQS, CSS, SS
Viscosity, 50 ºC (SFS)ASTM D 7496 AASHTO T 59 100 - 400product handling, spray application, flow on the road, mixibility, film thickness CRS-2, CRS-2h, PMCRS-2h, PMRE, Styraflex CS
Particle Charge ASTM D 7204 AASHTO T 59positive to negativeto identify a cationic emulsionall
DemulsibilityASTM D 6936 AASHTO T 5940 - 100to identify rapid setting emulsions, breaking character, stabilityCRS, PMCRS, RS, PMRE, Styraflex CS
Sieve Test (%)ASTM D 6933 0.1test for oversized particles, handling, stabilitystandard emulsions
Sieve Test (%)AASTO T 590.3test for oversized particles, handling, stabilityrapid set emulsions
Residue content (%)ASTM D 6997 ASTM D 6934 AASTO T 5957 minimumquantity of binder in emulsionstandard emulsions
Residue content (%)ASTM D 6997 ASTM D 6934 AASTO T 5965 minimumquantity of binder in emulsionrapid set emulsions for chip seal

Tests on Residue Test MethodRangeTesting PurposeProducts
Penetration @ 25ºC (dmm) ASTM D 5 AASHTO T 4940 - 90hardness, brittleness, softness, freeze/thaw characterstiff base asphalt emulsions for hotter climates
Penetration @ 25ºC (dmm)ASTM D 5 AASHTO T 49100 - 200hardness, brittleness, softness, freeze/thaw charactersofter base asphalt emulsions for colder climates
Penetration @ 4ºC (dmm)ASTM D 5 AASHTO T 4940 - 70hardness, brittleness, softness, freeze/thaw characterpolymer modified rejuvination emulsions
Elastic Recovery (%)ASTM D 608460 minimumpresence of polymer, elastic properties,stretching, crack resistancepolymer modified emulsions
Softening Point, (ºC) ASTM D 36 AASHTO T 5357 ºC minimumpresence of polymer, elastic properties,stretching, crack resistancepolymer modified emulsions
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