August 21, 2022

Public Works and Pavement Protection Programs

After COVID hit, many public works departments across the country began purchasing their own equipment and bringing their pavement protection and repair programs in-house. They found […]
July 25, 2022

Making the Switch from Coal Tar to Asphalt Emulsion Sealcoat

Making the Switch from Coal Tar to Asphalt Emulsion Sealcoat. There is a significant shortage of coal tar sealer happening in the United States and Canada. […]
June 30, 2022

Results of the First Federal Study on Coal Tar Exposure

Results of the First Federal Study on Coal Tar Exposure. For the very first time, the federal government has released a study on the harmful effects […]
May 26, 2022

Asphalt Pavement Maintenance Tips for Summer

The heat and humidity of summer in the Carolinas can really do a number on your asphalt pavement. Heat can soften, warp or expand unsealed asphalt […]
April 25, 2022

What is Asphalt Mastic and How Does it Work?

Asphalt mastic is a centuries old paving and roofing material. What is Asphalt Mastic and How Does it Work? It is made by mixing asphalt with […]
April 9, 2022

EcoShield Asphalt Products Serving the Carolinas with Price, Performance & Availability

March 28, 2022

Coal Tar Bans in the Southeast and North Carolina

Coal Tar Bans in the Southeast and North Carolina. Coal tar is a thick, black liquid that is produced when coal is burned. It contains high […]
February 27, 2022

Spring Maintenance for Your Asphalt Pavement

As the weather starts to warm up, it’s important to start thinking about spring maintenance for your asphalt pavement. Here are the steps you should take […]
February 9, 2022

“Virginia bill targets toxic pavement sealants, which can cause cancer in fish and humans”

On January 31, 2022, Katherine Hafner with The Virginian-Pilot reported, “Virginia bill targets toxic pavement sealants, which can cause cancer in fish and humans.” An excerpt: […]
February 2, 2022

“Grand Ledge Bans Coal Tar in Sealants”

  On January 31, 2022, Luisa Wiewgorra with Fox 47 News, reported that Grand Ledge, Michigan has implemented a ban on coal tar sealants. Here is […]