ASTM International - ASTM C1520-02
Standard Guide for Paintability of Latex Sealants
|Publication Date:||10 January 2002|
|ICS Code (Paints and varnishes):||87.040|
significance And Use:
The intent of this guide is to provide the reader with information concerning possible reasons for paint failures where the paint is used over a latex sealant.
1.1 This guide describes the practical considerations that may be used to determine the compatibility of a paint or coating to be applied over a latex sealant or caulk. It evaluates the appearance and not the performance characteristics of the coated or painted joint.
1.2 The committee with jurisdiction over this standard is not aware of any comparable standards published by other organizations.
1.3 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 requirements prior to use.