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Use of Tire Chips in a Highway Embankment
Author(s):
Winters, Peter C.  
Origin:
Vermont  
Date:
April, 1991  
Categories:
Performance  
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Summary:
Report on the construction of an embankment-widening project, which utilized shredded tire rubber.  Plate loading
testing was conducted to a total load of about 471.2 psf. SH testing of water and soil was performed due to environmental
concerns.
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