Protective Organic Coatings
Bitumens—Coal Tar and Asphalt Coatings
Bitumen for coating usage can best be categorized as two fundamental but very different types: asphalts and coal tars. This article provides a detailed discussion on asphalt and coal tar hot-melt applications; asphalt and coal tar emulsions; asphalt and coal tar cutbacks; and coal tar epoxies. It reviews the similarities between asphaltic and coal tar coatings and discusses the health and environmental concerns of these materials.
Kenneth B. Tator, Bitumens—Coal Tar and Asphalt Coatings, Protective Organic Coatings, Vol 5B, ASM Handbook, Edited By Kenneth B. Tator, ASM International, 2015, p 200–204, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006039
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