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Asphalt Emulsion Applications
Asphalt Emulsion

ASPHALT. . . as an emulsifier
Emulsified asphalt containing Volclay AEG, Asphalt Emulsion Grade, is used for many purposes. These include not only roadway construction, but even more importantly, adhesives to apply tiles to floors and sound proofing insulation to the inside of automobile bodies. Such emulsions are made by gelling sodium bentonite with water, then adding chemicals to thicken and prevent its re-swelling once it has dried. This thick mass is then pumped into asphalt, and the entire product is emulsified by high speed agitation.

 

Products

  • Asphalt Emulsion Grade 325
    Special Purpose 325 Mesh Powder. An excellent emulsifier for colloidal anionic and non-ionic aqueous systems.
  • Asphalt Emulsion Grade Granular
    Special Purpose Granular. An emulsifier for clay-based asphalt emulsions.
  • Asphalt Emulsion Grade Powder
    Special purpose 200 Mesh Powder. Emulsifier for clay-based asphalt emulsions.
  • Volclay Accu-Gel
    General purpose suspending, emulsifying, and plasticizing agent used in industrial products such as asphalt emulsions and rock wool insulation.
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