Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3070
E Chicago, IN 46312
Phone: 219-397-0650
Sales Contact: Ted Skowron
Cell Phone: 219-246-0038
Email: ted.skowron@phxslag.com

Scale Hours*:
M-F 6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (site access card)
*Except U.S. Holidays

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219-246-0038

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DOT-approved or commercial aggregates—which to use?

Phoenix offers many commercial grade aggregates that are in many ways similar or superior to DOT-approved aggregates which also may be more cost effective. Hence, the functionality of the aggregate is important—A DOT-approved aggregate for asphalt may not be the best for a drainage application or for a shopping mall parking lot subbase. Accordingly, please reach out to the Phoenix sales contact to discuss which product is most suitable for your specific project.

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D.O.T. Approved Aggregates click to collapse

Illinois D.O.T. Approved

Blast Furnace Slag

CM6 Base

1-1/2" X 0"

Common uses include:

  • Asphalt or concrete road base
  • Sidewalk base
  • Driveways and parking lots
Blast Furnace Slag

CM11

1" X 1/8"

Common uses include:

  • Under drains
  • Base under concrete
  • Asphalt
  • Subgrade treatment
  • Structural backfill
  • Unpaved driveways and parking lots
  • Haul roads and unpaved roads
Blast Furnace Slag

CM13 Chips

1/2" X 1/8"

Common uses include:

  • HMA surface mix
  • Cold patch asphalt
  • Chip and seal
  • Decorative landscaping
Blast Furnace Slag

FM21 Sand

3/8" X 0"

Common uses include:

  • Cold Patch asphalt
  • Unpaved driveways
  • Agricultural haul roads
  • Cinder block
  • Landscaping block
  • Borrow
  • Flowable fill concrete

Indiana D.O.T. Approved

Blast Furnace Slag

IN-53

1-1/2" X 0"

Common uses include:

  • Sidewalk base
  • Driveways
  • Roadway base
  • Asphalt or concrete road base
  • Structural backfill
Blast Furnace Slag

IN QA-5

1-1/2" X 1/2"

Common uses include:

  • Asphalt
  • Concrete
  • Drainage
  • Shoulders
  • Unpaved driveways and parking lots
  • Haul roads
Blast Furnace Slag

IN-8

1" X 1/2"

Common uses include:

  • Under drains
  • Base under concrete
  • Asphalt
  • Subgrade treatment
  • Structural backfill
  • Unpaved driveways and parking lots
  • Haul roads
Blast Furnace Slag

IN11 Chips

1/2" X 1/8"

Common uses include:

  • HMA surface mix
  • Cold patch asphalt
  • Chip and seal
  • Decorative landscaping
Blast Furnace Slag

QA24 Slag Sand

3/8" X 0"

Common uses include:

  • Cold patch asphalt
  • Unpaved driveways
  • Agricultural haul roads
  • Walking/biking paths
  • Cinder block
  • Landscaping block
  • Flowable fill concrete
  • Borrow

Michigan D.O.T. Approved

Only main products shown below. Contact sales for other requests.
Blast Furnace Slag

M-21A/AA Base

1-1/2" X 0

Common uses include:

  • Sidewalk base
  • Driveways
  • Roadway base
  • Asphalt or concrete road base
Blast Furnace Slag

M-22A/AA Base

1" X 0

Common uses include:

  • Sidewalk base
  • Driveways
  • Roadway base
  • Asphalt or concrete road base
  • Road Shoulders
Blast Furnace Slag

M-17A

1" X 1/8"

Common uses include:

  • Under drains
  • Base under concrete
  • Asphalt
  • Subgrade treatment
  • Structural backfill
  • Unpaved driveways and parking lots
  • Haul roads
Blast Furnace Slag

M-25A Chips

3/4" X #8 Sieve

Common uses include:

  • HMA surface mix
  • Cold patch asphalt
  • Chip and seal
  • Decorative landscaping
Blast Furnace Slag

FA-2

3/8" X 0"

Common uses include:

  • Cold patch asphalt
  • Unpaved driveways
  • Agricultural haul roads
  • Walking/biking paths
  • Cinder block
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Commercial Aggregates click to collapse
Blast Furnace Slag

Commercial 73

1" X 0"

Common uses include:

  • Asphalt or concrete road base
  • Driveways
  • Roadway shoulders
Blast Furnace Slag

COMMERCIAL 12

3/8" X #8

Common uses include:

  • HMA surface mix
  • Chip and seal
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Specialty/Consumer Aggregates click to collapse
Blast Furnace Slag

Ballast

4" X 3"

Common uses include:

  • Erosion control
  • Bank stabilization
Blast Furnace Slag

Septic Slag

3" X 1-1/2"

Common uses include:

  • Agricultural haul roads
  • Treatment of acidic water
  • Septic fields