Shell Launches Bitumen Product Which Helps Reduce Impact of Road Paving on Local Air Quality

Mar 19, 2019

Shell has launched a new bitumen product that can help reduce the impact of asphalt production and paving on local air quality. Shell Bitumen FreshAir has been shown to help reduce emissions of specific gases and particulates from asphalt mixtures during production and paving by an average of 40%1 when compared to conventional bitumen.

From waste to resource: The role of bitumen technology in recycled roads

Feb 14, 2019

With the global growth in transport, there is greater demand for the infrastructure sector to deliver cleaner paving solutions, from roads to runways. Asphalt, one of the world’s most recycled materials1, has been exemplary in demonstrating the circular economy in action. The increasing interest in asphalt recycling and the use of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) is rooted in benefits that are well-documented. In addition to reducing construction costs, recycling asphalt can also help to conserve resources.

Shell completes the Philippines’s first-ever batch of locally blended bitumen

Feb 5, 2019

Petroleum giant is the only bitumen supplier in the country with local manufacturing capability