Standard Practice for Installation of Water Vapor Retarders Used in Contact with Earth or Granular Fill under Concrete Slabs
|Publication Date:||10 September 1998|
|ICS Code (Waterproofing):||91.120.30|
This practice covers procedures for installing flexible, prefabricated sheet membranes in contact with earth or granular fill used as vapor retarders under concrete slabs.
Conditions subject to frost and either heave or hydrostatic pressure, or both, are beyond the scope of this practice.
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 of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.