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ASP#9 Steel Furnace Slag

ASP#9 Steel Furnace Slag

Product Name:

ASP#9 – Comercial (Levy)

Location:

Levy Plant 3 – State Pit #82-21

Applications:

Dense graded aggregate for asphaltic concrete

Description:

A dense graded aggregate, produced by crushing and screening Steel Furnace Slag. A light gray to black aggregate formed simultaneously with the production of steel in a steel furnace. The particles are sized from 3/8″ (16.0mm) to zero (dust).

Specs:

Commercial (Levy)

Steel Furnace Slag is an approved material for use in Michigan Department of Transportation projects as an asphaltic concrete aggregate, as detailed in the in Michigan Department of Transportation “2003 Standard Specifications for Construction”, section 902. ASP#9 Steel Furnace Slag conforms to all the requirements of the Edw. C. Levy Co. specifications for ASP#9 Steel Furnace Slag

Usage Guide:

The ASP#9 Steel Furnace Slag should be blended into the hot mix asphalt mixture along with other coarse and fine aggregates, asphalt cement and any other special additives in the proportions detailed in the mix design.

Gradation Data:

U.S. Sieve

5/8″

1/2″

3/8″

#4

#8

#16

#30

#50

#100

#200

LBW

Metric Sieve

16.0mm

12.5mm

9.5mm

4.75mm

2.36mm

1.18mm

600µm

300µm

150µm

75µm

Specification

100

95-100

80-95

50-80

35-60

20-55

15-45

10-35

8-15

Physical Properties

  • ASTM C 29, Loose Unit Weight (Average of last 10 tests) – 120 lb/ft3
  • ASTM C 29, Rodded Unit Weight (Average of last 10 tests) – 133 lb/ft3
  • ASTM C 128, Bulk Specific Gravity Dry (Average of last 3 tests) – 3.39
  • ASTM C 128, Bulk Specific Gravity SSD (Average of last 3 tests) – 3.45
  • ASTM C 128, Absorption (Average of last 3 tests) – 1.9%
  • ASTM C 1252, Uncompacted Void Content, Method A – 48%
  • MTM 118, Angularity Index of Fine Aggregates – 6.2
  • Aggregate Wear Index (AWI) – 418 (MDOT 2003)

Field Estimating Quantities

Not available at this time.

 

This information is not to be taken as warranty or representation for which we assume legal responsibility nor as permission or recommendation to practice any patented invention without a license. It is offered solely for your consideration, investigation and verification. Please refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet on this product for more safety information.