ASTM International - ASTM D4689-99
Standard Specification for Adhesive, Casein-Type
|Publication Date:||10 April 1999|
|ICS Code (Adhesives):||83.180|
1.1 This specification covers casein and other protein-blend adhesives for use adhering wood to wood. The adhesive type covered by this specification is a dry powder or granular product comprising a mixture of casein, or casein and other protein source, with the necessary dry chemicals to effect solution when the mixture is added to water.
Note 1-Although the term casein adhesive is used throughout this specification, historically, the adhesive subclass described in 1.1 has been known as casein glue. See Terminology D907, adhesive types .
1.2 Limitations -Cooked casein adhesives are not covered by this specification.
1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard.
1.4 The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Sections 8 through 16, of this specification: 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.