|Description_5/15||Unit||85/40 Grade||Test Method|
|Specific Gravity @ 25°C||Kg/Cm3||1.05 aprx||ASTM D70 EN 15326|
|Penetration @ 25°C||MM/10||35/45||ASTM D5 EN 1426|
|Softening Point °C||°C||85/95||ASTM D36 EN 1427|
|Loss on Heating (wt) %||WT %||0.2 Max||ASTM D6 EN 13303|
|Flash Point °C||°C||250 Min||ASTM D92 EN ISO 2592|
|Solubility is CS2 (wt) %||WT %||99.5 Min||ASTM D4 EN 12592|
|Spot Test||@||Negative||AASHOT 102|
Penetration Graded Bitumen 85/40 is high-quality asphalt, derived from crude petroleum refining. It is dark in color and possesses waterproofing and adhesive properties. It is substantially non-volatile and softens gradually when heated.
This grade is used as binders of mineral aggregates in asphalt concrete and hot laid plant mix for highways, airports, parking areas, driveways, and curbs.
Safe Handling and Storage:
Use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE’s) when handling (i.e. gloves, eye protectors, etc.)
Maintain safe heating temperatures when using this product
Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothing
Avoid breathing vapor, spray, or mists when applying.
Keep drums in a cool, well-ventilated place.
Penetration graded Bitumen 85/40 is available in 0.6 mm thickness, 180 kg net weight drums, 95 cm height and 45 cm diameter (+/- 3 kg operational tolerance)