What is Bitumen 80/100?
It`s kind of bitumen which is provided during the process of oxidation of vacuum bottom (the bitumen production feedstock that derives from distillation tower residue in vacuum oil refineries) at bitumen production units. In which its penetration point (kind of test to indicate the hardness of bitumen) becomes between 80-100.
Bitumen Penetration Grade 80/100 is a standard penetration grade Bitumen usually used as a Paving Grade Bitumen suitable for road construction and for the production of asphalt pavements with superior properties. This grade of Bitumen is mainly used in the manufacture of hot mix asphalt for bases and wearing courses.
BITUMEN PENETRATION GRADE 80/100