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Use of Natural Rubber Modified Bitumen in Road Construction

01 February 2012

The Union Government has formulated a strategy for use of natural rubber in roads as recommended by experts. The use of natural rubber modified bitumen has been specified by the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways for binder courses and wearing courses laid on National Highways. The Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) has tested the technology for use of modified bitumen including natural rubber modified bitumen in construction and maintenance of roads under Ministry’s sponsored research scheme….

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Written by csirindia

February 2, 2012 at 10:30 am

Posted in CRRI

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