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Determination of Recycled Engine Oil Bottoms (REOB) in Asphalt Binders

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-11-0175
Project Status: 
Completed
Start Date: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
End Date: 
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
FHWA Program: 
Infrastructure
FHWA Subprogram: 
Pavement and Materials
FHWA Topics: 
Roads and Bridges--Pavement and Materials
TRT Terms: 
Engine Oils; Asphalt Additives; Binders; Infrastructure; Pavements; Materials; Ground Tire Rubber
FHWA Discipline: 
Pavement and Materials
TRB Subject Area: 
Materials, Highways, Maintenance and Preservation

Contact Information

First Name: 
Terry
Last Name: 
Arnold
Telephone: 
(202) 493-3305
Email Address: 
Team: 
Infrastructure Materials Team
Office:
Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDI-10

Project Details

Project Description: 

X-ray fluorescence analysis will be used to detect and measure the amount of recycled engine oil residue and ground tire rubber present in asphalt binders.

Goals

Develop a quantitative test method for the analysis of asphalt binders for waste engine oil residues and ground tire rubber.

Deliverables

Deliverable Name: 
Test Method
Deliverable Type: 
Research report or guidelines
Deliverable Description: 
The deliverable is a test method for the analysis of waste engine oil residues in asphalt binders.