ASTM WK65643

    Revision of D6270 - 17 Standard Practice for Use of Scrap Tires in Civil Engineering Applications

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    Active Standard: D6270 - 17

    Developed by Subcommittee: D34.03 | Committee D34 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK65643


    Keywords

    construction practices; landfills; leachate; lightweight fill; rail lines; retaining walls; roads; scrap tires; TDA; tire chips; tire-derived aggregate; tire shreds; vibration damping;;

    Rationale

    New research has been conducted since the last revision to the ASTM Standard D6270-17, which provides useful information to the TDA industry. The new research includes the exothermic behavior of TDA when subject to periodic wetting with fresh and saline water, evaluation of gradation specification standards, and an evaluation of geosynthetic pullout strength and soil interface shear strength for TDA with large particle size.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    10-31-2018

    Technical Contact:
    Trel Mollier-Mangarin

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    D34 (19-01)

    Status:
    Withdrawn From Balloting