The Asphalt Institute is the international trade association of petroleum asphalt producers, manufacturers and affiliated businesses. Through education, engineering, technical development, environmental stewardship and marketing leadership, the Asphalt Institute promotes the safe use, benefits, and quality performance of petroleum asphalts in a unified voice for our membership.

Founded in 1919, the Institute’s members represent 90% of the liquid asphalt produced in North America and an increasing percentage in international markets. We provide five essential areas of strategic focus to support our members in the following areas:

  • Member Connectivity
  • Asphalt Promotion
  • Environmental Oversight
  • Technical Leadership
  • Educational Expertise

Asphalt Institute meets the requirements of Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(6) governing business leagues and is generally exempt from income tax.