Rubber in roads

United Kingdom, 1953

Film
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Improvement of road surfaces by the discovery that mixing a small quantity of natural rubber powder with bitumen makes a harder wearing surface. Tests carried out in the laboratories of the British Rubber Producers Research Associations.

Credits

director

Dennis Shand

producer

Maxwell Munden

production company

Film Workshop

Language

English

Duration

00:17:05:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28085

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Rubber industry and trade

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Road construction

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Roads - Design

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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