ADVANCED ASPHALT SOLUTIONS
At Polyco, we reimagine the use of resources to engineer longer lasting, high-performance products that power a circular economy. We continuously innovate to provide our paving partners with more consistency and reliability. We use our deep expertise to create products that give our customers a strategic advantage in the field. With sustainability at the core of everything we do, Polyco is positioned to meet the needs of the future by enabling customers to optimize their asphalt supply today.
Our experts share their thoughts on asphalt sustainability, innovation, safety and creating a culture of care.
As more DOT specifications call for increased percentages of recycled materials in asphalt hot mix, many still need to be convinced about the performance of pavements paved with RAP and/or RAS. Additionally, there’s confusion over the environmental and financial impact of using recycled materials. These are all valid concerns. However, using RAP and RAS alone …
We recently partnered with Texas Materials (formerly TexasBit) to pave city streets in downtown Fort Worth using their multi-purpose asphaltic concrete, MAC Mix. The project resulted in a dense graded ARHM with a smooth, dark finish — but the kicker here is that the asphalt mix included up to 11% RAS and 18% PG-TR thanks …