A Compound From Plants Could Replace Bitumen to Make Roads Greener

By Jamie Condliffe

Construction teams around the world rely on bitumen—an incredibly sticky by-product of crude oil production—as the main binding agent for asphalt. But a team of scientists reckon that a compound found within plants could help replace it, making road-building a greener, more sustainable practice.

…read more

Source:: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/b8m2btblpBU/a-compound-from-plants-could-replace-bitumen-to-make-ro-1693050702

      

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Warning: fsockopen(): php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known in /home2/vladest/public_html/wp-content/plugins/sweetcaptcha-revolutionary-free-captcha-service/library/sweetcaptcha.php on line 81

Warning: fsockopen(): unable to connect to www.sweetcaptcha.com:80 (php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known) in /home2/vladest/public_html/wp-content/plugins/sweetcaptcha-revolutionary-free-captcha-service/library/sweetcaptcha.php on line 81