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    ASTM D5710 / D5710M - 15

    Standard Specification for Trinidad Lake Modified Asphalt

    Active Standard ASTM D5710 / D5710M | Developed by Subcommittee: D04.40

    Book of Standards Volume: 04.03

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    This specification covers Trinidad lake modified asphalt for use in the construction of pavements. The blended Trinidad lake modified asphalt shall be homogeneous as determined by appropriate sampling and testing. The penetration, flash point, thin-film oven, solubility in trichloroethylene, and ductility of the material shall be tested to meet the requirements prescribed. The inorganic material (ash), quantitative extraction of bitumen from bituminous paving mixtures, recovery of asphalt from solution by Abson method, and kinematic viscosity of asphalt shall be tested to meet the requirements prescribed.

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    1. Scope

    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D5 Test Method for Penetration of Bituminous Materials

    D92 Test Method for Flash and Fire Points by Cleveland Open Cup Tester

    D113 Test Method for Ductility of Bituminous Materials

    D140 Practice for Sampling Bituminous Materials

    D482 Test Method for Ash from Petroleum Products

    D1754 Test Method for Effects of Heat and Air on Asphaltic Materials (Thin-Film Oven Test)

    D1856 Test Method for Recovery of Asphalt From Solution by Abson Method

    D2042 Test Method for Solubility of Asphalt Materials in Trichloroethylene

    D2170 Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Asphalts (Bitumens)

    D2172 Test Methods for Quantitative Extraction of Bitumen From Bituminous Paving Mixtures

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 91.100.50 (Binders. Sealing materials); 93.080.20 (Road construction materials)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 30121601(Asphalt)

    Referencing This Standard

    DOI: 10.1520/D5710_D5710M-15

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    Citation Format

    ASTM D5710 / D5710M-15, Standard Specification for Trinidad Lake Modified Asphalt, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2015,

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