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One of the main problems that paving companies face on a regular basis is asphalt adhering to the tires of the equipment and machinery. Asphalt can be extremely sticky, with the degree of stickiness depending on the difference in temperature between the surface of the newly paved asphalt and the tires.1 Asphalt stuck on tires breaks down their integrity, adds time to the paving job, and ultimately costs your company unnecessary money.

There are several ways to prevent asphalt from sticking on tires. To start with, paving crews must heat their tires before the job and keep them at the correct temperature. If the tire is almost as hot as the asphalt is…

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