Standard Specification for
Ready-Mixed White and
Yellow Traffic Paints
AASHTO Designation: M 248-91 (2001—
This specification covers alkyd resin type, ready-mixed white and yellow traffic paints for use on bituminous
and portland cement concrete pavements.
Intended use of the traffic paint.
These paints may be reflectorized for night visibility by adding reflective spheres before the paint film dries or sets,
using the drop-on or pressurized methods.
Generally, the reflective spheres are evenly dispersed to a wet film of 0.38 mm (15 mils) at a rate of 600 to 720 kg/m (5 to 6 lb/gal) of paint. The amount may be altered by the purchaser.
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