Rutgers University: How Roads Can Help Cool Sizzling Cities
[TNSscienceresearch] -- Rutgers University issued the following news:
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- Rutgers-led study shows permeable concrete pavement can benefit the environment
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Special permeable concrete pavement can help reduce the "urban heat island effect" that causes cities to sizzle in the summer, according to a Rutgers-led team of engineers.
Their study appears in the Journal of Cleaner Production.
Impermeable pavement made of concrete or asphalt covers more than 30 ...