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Nearby rock quarry puts extra-heavy traffic on FM-1810 in Texas, paved with Elvaloy® RET

FM-1810, Decatur, TexasFM-1810 near Decatur, Texas, was repaved using asphalt binder modified with DuPont™ Elvaloy┬« RET. The road is located near several rock quarries, thus needing to handle over-weight trucks that commonly travel on it. After 10 years of service in severe circumstances, the road was inspected and the pavement was still performing well.

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cracked pavement
How Elvaloy® RET Fights Thermal Cracking
Elvaloy® RET helps create a more resilient pavement, which resists thermal cracking, as shown in cold-weather field tests and proven high-altitude service. » Avoiding thermal cracks
technical research findings
Northern Ontario Study Compares Binders for Thermal Cracking
Polymer modified binder made with Elvaloy® RET survived record-breaking cold weather conditions in this Canadian government research. » Download Tecnhical Report