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ASTM International - ASTM D4546-96

Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Settlement Potential of Cohesive Soils

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 10 May 1996
Status: inactive
Page Count: 7
ICS Code (Earthworks. Excavations. Foundation construction. Underground works): 93.020
scope:

1.1 These test methods cover three alternative laboratory methods for determining the magnitude of swell or settlement of relatively undisturbed or compacted cohesive soil.

Note 1-Refer to Section 5 to determine the best method for a particular application.

1.2 The test methods can be used to determine (a) the magnitude of swell or settlement under known vertical (axial) pressure, or (b) the magnitude of vertical pressure needed to maintain no volume change of laterally constrained, axially loaded specimens.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values stated in inch-pound units are approximate.

1.4 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.

Document History

April 1, 2021
Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Collapse of Soils
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March 1, 2014
Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Collapse of Soils
1.1 This standard covers two laboratory test methods for measuring the magnitude of one-dimensional wetting-induced swell or collapse of unsaturated soils and one method for measuring load-induced...
March 1, 2014
Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Collapse of Soils
1.1 This standard covers two laboratory test methods for measuring the magnitude of one-dimensional wetting-induced swell or collapse of unsaturated soils and one method for measuring load-induced...
October 1, 2008
Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Collapse of Cohesive Soils
1.1 These test methods cover three alternative laboratory methods for measuring free swell, swell pressure, and the magnitude of one-dimensional swell or collapse of compacted or intact cohesive...
January 10, 2003
Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Settlement Potential of Cohesive Soils
1.1 These test methods cover three alternative laboratory methods for determining the magnitude of swell or settlement of relatively undisturbed or compacted cohesive soil. Note 1—Refer to Section 5...
ASTM D4546-96
May 10, 1996
Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Settlement Potential of Cohesive Soils
1.1 These test methods cover three alternative laboratory methods for determining the magnitude of swell or settlement of relatively undisturbed or compacted cohesive soil. Note 1-Refer to Section 5...
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