ASTM International - ASTM C966-98(2003)
Standard Guide for Installing Asbestos-Cement Nonpressure Pipe
|Publication Date:||10 August 1998|
|ICS Code (Sewage water):||13.060.30|
|ICS Code (External sewage systems):||93.030|
1.1 This guide covers the methods of installing asbestos-cement (A-C) nonpressure sewer and storm drain pipe and fittings covered by Specification C 428 and Specification C 663 to utilize the material's performance properties to the fullest advantage. Included are recommendations and directives for storing, handling, and transporting pipe, trench excavation, pipe embedment, recommended work practices, assembly and installation, backfill placement, and field testing of installed pipe and fittings in pipelines.
1.2 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.