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TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Research Report 178: Guidance for Usage of Permeable Pavement at Airports provides guidance on the advantages and disadvantages of permeable pavement at a variety of types and sizes of airports. The guidance includes potential installation locations such as airside and landside applications; environmental, operational, and economic considerations; and a decision matrix to examine applicability of installations. Final guidance appendices accompany the report.

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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Guidance for Usage of Permeable Pavement at Airports. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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