Bitumen Emulsions in Road Construction – Theoretical Background and Concepts

Concept Article
Published April 16, 2023, 12:25 p.m. by Sreejith G H

Bitumen applied as a binder in road construction, requires it to behave as a liquid during its application. Most commonly, this is achieved by heating bitumen to temperatures above 100–200° C until it becomes fluid enough to mix with aggregate, resulting in ‘Hot Mix …