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What is The Difference Between an Asphalt Remover and Release Agent?

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Do You Need a Release Agent or a Cleaner for Your Paving Operation?

Asphalt creates a sticky mess on every tool and piece of equipment it touches from the production process to the lay down site. There are many products on the market to help prevent asphalt from sticking to surfaces and to clean tools and equipment during and after the paving process. Knowing which solution to use in various applications for best results can be tricky. Further complicating the decision are DOT regulations, safety implications, and environmental factors. Let’s take a closer look at asphalt release agents and asphalt cleaners, and how to determine which solution is best for your specific operation.

Release Agents

Asphalt release agents are commonly used at asphalt plants, during transport, and…

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