STP280: Manufacture and Application of Asphalt Roofing

    Haack, LC
    Certain-teed Products Corp., Paoli, Pa.

    Pages: 6    Published: Jan 1960


    Asphalt is first mentioned as being used about 3800 B.C. as a waterproofing and preserving medium. The asphaltic materials of early times were natural occurring materials. The asphalt used today is produced almost entirely by the refining of petroleum.

    Paper ID: STP38453S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D08.22

    DOI: 10.1520/STP38453S

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