Which of the following is/are correct feature(s) of Plastic Roads?
- Plastic roads are stronger than normal bituminous roads
- No effect of radiation likes UV
- Water resistant roads
Select the correct option from codes given below:
Plastic roads help to increase the binding capacity between asphalt and aggregate, resulting in longer lives for roads. It also helps in cutting down the overall maintenance cost of a road. More of plastic in road construction mix means more of bitumen, a natural occurring resource, saved binding capacity between aggregate and asphalt.
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