Standard Guide for Selection and Use of Stone Consolidants
|Publication Date:||10 October 2001|
|ICS Code (Construction industry in general):||91.010.01|
This guide covers procedures for the selection and use of consolidants for preservation of stone.
When considering the use of stone consolidants, guidance from specialists experienced in stone conservation should be sought. Where work on features of artistic, architectural, cultural or historical importance is being considered, guidance from specialists in these fields should be sought. Historic preservation guidelines should be considered in planning the work.
This guide offers an organized collection of information or a series of options and does not recommend a specific course of action. This document cannot replace education or experience and should be used in conjunction with professional judgment. Not all aspects of this guide may be applicable in all circumstances. This guide is not intended to represent or replace the standard of care by which the adequacy of a given professional service must be judged, nor should this document be applied without consideration of a project's many unique aspects.
Limited description of tests are provided for informational purposes only. See the referenced standard for complete description.
The values stated in inch-pound unites are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user to consult appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitation prior to use.