Geomembrane Materials for Potable Water Applications
|Publication Date:||12 June 2011|
This standard pertains to geomembrane materials supplied in sheet form for lining, covering, or lining and covering potable water reservoirs. The successful application of this standard is dependent on an appropriate site evaluation, design, material selection, construction, as well as operations and maintenance. This standard includes requirements for material properties, fabrication, and installation.
AWWA Manual M25 complements this standard by providing supplemental definitions of terms, as well as design, installation, operation, and maintenance considerations for geomembrane systems.
The purpose of this standard is to provide the minimum requirements for geomembrane lining and floating-cover materials for potable water storage, including minimum requirements for materials, fabrication, and installation and quality assurance.