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A Feasibility Study of the Use of Waste Tires in Asphaltic Concrete Mixtures - Final Report
Author(s):
Amirkhanian, Serji N., Clemson University  
Origin:
South Carolina  
Date:
May, 1992  
Categories:
Performance  
Key Words:
waste tires, flexible pavements, rubber, dry and wet process, SAM, SAMI  
Summary:
This research study was undertaken to investigate the feasibility of the use of tires in asphaltic concrete mixtures.  The
findings of the literature review, results of questionnaire, and interviews of experts are summarized and presented in
this report.  In addition, several recommendations for the next steps to be taken in this area by the South Carolina
Department of Highways and Public Transportation are included.
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