CEN - EN 16306
Natural stone test methods - Determination of resistance of marble to thermal and moisture cycles
|Publication Date:||1 February 2013|
|ICS Code (Mineral materials and products):||91.100.15|
|ICS Code (Mining and quarrying):||73.020|
This European Standard specifies a laboratory method for determining the resistance to thermal and moisture cycling of marble intended for cladding of building facades.
For scientific definition of marble, reference is made to EN 12670:2001, Terminology: 2.1.243 a.
NOTE Bowing and rapid strength loss is known to occur in some marbles when used as exterior claddings.