Environmentally Friendly, Cost Effective Pelletized Asphalt Rubber Binder Modifiers for Hot Mix

 

The All-in-One Sustainable Paving Solution

PelletPAVE™ is a high performance, engineered binder enhancer made of a unique blend of premium quality asphalt cement, crumb rubber made from recycled waste tires and other special additives. These materials are blended in a proprietary process into a pelletized form for easy and economical storage, transportation and use. It is used as a substitute for SBS polymers to modify a base bitumen to provide increased high temperature rut resistance and reduce cracking in extreme low temperatures. This convenient, all-in-one solution is excellent for remote area paving where typical modified binders are too costly, or not available at all.

 

Performance Is The Key

The PelletPAVE formula starts with "wet process" blended and reacted asphalt rubber, as defined by ASTM D6114. Then in the pelletizing process, depending on the application, various additives are added creating binders that have shown repeatedly to outperform other more expensive modified binders.

Improved mix properties include:

  • Increased tensile strength
  • More elasticity
  • Better adhesion and cohesion
  • Greater low temperature flexibility
  • Elevated high temperature stiffness

 

 

Energy Savings

PelletPAVE - Pellitized Asphalt Rubber BinderThe PelletPAVE pelletization process creates a pre-manufactured matrix of asphalt and modifiers with an outer shell coating to keep the pellets in a free-flowing form that is transported and stored at ambient temperature, thus saving enormous amounts of energy normally required to keep the asphalt as a molten liquid. This energy savings also greatly reduces CO2 emissions. 

At the time of use, the proportional amount of the PelletPAVE additive is mixed, either through a RAP collar of a continuous drum plant or directly into the mixer of a batch plant where it is blended with the base oil (e.g., PG 64 -22) and heated aggregate to produce a rubber modified hot mix asphalt.

 

 

PelletPAVE One Ton BagsContainer PelletPAVE PelletPAVE Bulk Loader PelletPAVE

Available in one ton Super Sacks or by bulk delivery

 

Designed to meet the needs of the growing modified asphalt market, without all the hassles:

  • No need for agitated storage tanks
  • No more field blending at the hot plant site
  • No additional equipment required
  • No chance of material separating in storage tanks

 

Project Video Utilizing a PelletPAVE modified binder in an Open Graded Friction Course Pavement

 

   

PelletRAP Binder Rejuvenator