ASTM International - ASTM D545-99
Standard Test Methods for Preformed Expansion Joint Fillers for Concrete Construction (Nonextruding and Resilient Types)
|Publication Date:||10 June 1999|
|ICS Code (Binders. Sealing materials):||91.100.50|
1.1 These test methods cover the physical properties associated with preformed expansion joint fillers. The test methods include:
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1.2 The values stated in inch-pound are to be regarded as standard.
Note 1-Specific test methods are applicable only to certain types of joint fillers, as stated herein.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to consult and establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.>