Plant Tolerance to Calcium and Magnesium Chloride Concentrations

In many parts of the West, magnesium and calcium chloride are commonly used as dust suppressant agents on unpaved roads during the dry months and for deicing on paved roads during the winter months. Like sodium chloride (table salt), both magnesium and calcium chlorides are salts. Magnesium or calcium chlorides... Read more »

Prepping Roads for Winter Months Ahead

As summer ends and autumn approaches, now is the time to prep your roads for winter, helping people stay safe on both paved and unpaved roads. Preparing ahead of time will not only help prevent incidents but will be more cost-effective and save time for you. Here at Blue Line... Read more »

Earthbind® Cleanup Procedures

Earthbind® products are non-ionic emulsions that are specifically engineered for dust control, base stabilization, and/or alternative paving. Earthbind is shipped in liquid concentrate form and is diluted with water prior to application. Since Earthbind is an emulsion that is mixed with water for application purposes, it can be easily washed... Read more »

Earthbind® Prime Product Overview

Here at Blue Line Transportation Company, we always want to provide the best products for you and the environment around you. Earthbind® PRIME is an effective coat that has the ability to bind and control dust on unpaved roads. It is easily applicable and can be stored safely all while... Read more »

Earthbind vs. Water for Dust Control

Plain water is often used to control fugitive dust from unpaved roads since it is thought to be a cheap and simple approach to dust suppression. However, contrary to belief, using water by itself may prove to be very temporary, inefficient and in many cases futile. In fact, there can... Read more »

Repair Damaged Roads With Mill and Fill and MicroCoat

Preserving pavement is necessary for long-lasting roads that don't require costly repairs in the future. With regular mill-and-fill treatments, the lifecycle of your roads will last much longer than if just left to deteriorate. Blue Line Transportation Company provides the needed asphalt products and transportation of this inventory throughout the... Read more »

Quick and Easy Access to Oils and Fuels

Spring is officially here, whether it's still snowing in different parts of the country or not. As roads clear of snow and are hit with fresh rain, the frantic pace of everyone gets ready for the year's busiest time for travel, transportation and construction. Blue Line Transportation Company has been... Read more »

Road Recovery Winter Impact with MicroCoat®

Blue Line Transportation Co. is committed to ensuring the safe transportation of your products and has done so for over 40 years. In 2012, we expanded our services at our plant to include the manufacturing of high quality asphalt emulsions. With the winter season over, your roads are sure to... Read more »

Two Popular Application Methods for Dust Control Using Earthbind® 100

Earthbind®100 is a quality and environmentally-friendly biopolymer modified asphalt emulsion that is specifically engineered to be a highly-effective dust control product. Earthbind®100 is shipped in a liquid concentrated form and is diluted with water for application. For dust control, the Earthbind solution is then applied to the unpaved surface and... Read more »

Blue Line: Recognized by the AASHTO Accreditation Program

Blue Line Transportation Co. has been in business and manufacturing products for over 60 years and has been formally recognized by the AASHTO Accreditation Program (AAP) since 2017. We have been a transportation corporation for bulk commodities through three generations with a focus on excellent customer service. Built with the... Read more »