Re: more on asphalt cars
Asphalt is tar with crushed stones embedded in it. I don’t think its at all common to ship a tank car with a load of tar bonded stone…...toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
The cars contain tar destined to become asphalt once its mixed for the application at the road project.
I’m betting that calling the contents asphalt is just common slang for the load.
Best to ya,