Work Item: ASTM WK158 - New Test Method for Determining the Methylene Blue Value for Materials Passing the 0.75-um (No. 200) Sieve

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    1. Scope

    This test method is used to determine the adsorption capacity of materials passing the 0.75-um (No. 200) sieve. Adsorption capacity along with the results from other aggregate tests may indicate performance in asphalt products used for paving.


    asphalt mix; clay; methylene blue; 75-um (No. 200) sieve

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Ervin Dukatz

    Draft Under Development