The Southern African Bitumen Association, established in 1979, is a non-profit organization that represents producers and applicators of bituminous products, consulting engineers and educational institutions.

Its main activities are in the fields of advancing best practice in Southern Africa in the:

  • use and application of bituminous materials;
  • in worker safety and environmental conservation;
  • education and training;
  • and contact with government on the value of road provision and preservation.