Leave-Behind Charts Illustrate Environmental
and Cost-Saving Benefits of Pavement Preservation

When visiting your elected official or other stakeholder, please consider including these charts as leave-behinds to illustrate the environmental and cost-saving benefits of pavement preservation.

CHART 1 — Greenhouse gas emissions and cost-savings comparisons between rehabilitation strategy and preservation strategy

CHART 2 — Pavement preservation strategy releases 76 percent less greenhouse gas than a rehabilitation strategy over the 45-year span of a road life.

PLEASE NOTE: There are many pavement preservation treatments, the ones indicated in Chart 2 are illustrative of a typical pavement preservation program

CHARTS 3 & 4 — Pavement Life Extension (Chart 3) and Preservation Savings over Life of Pavement (Chart 4)