Bituminous materials

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 38
Physical description5 p.
Subjectbituminous binders; asphalt; bitumen; tar; coal tar pitch; durability; adhesion; waterproof coatings; viscosity; Roads/Pavement
AbstractSome of the more important properties of bitumens are examined in this Digest. Particular mention is made of the adhesive, waterproofing and flow characteristics that control the use to which bitumens are placed in construction. An outline is also given of the various bitumens and the manner in which they are used.
PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Matériaux bitumineux
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number915
NPARC number20325257
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Record identifier523bd2e1-86d2-4398-86fc-e88052d5031b
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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