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Series: ASTM Manuals
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2021
ISBN: 978-0-8031-7131-2
... This chapter describes the use of surfactants in a variety of applications; the metal extraction, emulsion polymerization, and emulsion explosives being the topics of primary focus. construction materials mining chemicals metal extraction paper chemicals electronics chemicals emulsion...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2010
ISBN: 978-0-8031-7505-1
... to their use. The paper shows that the results of MIC tests are valuable in quantifying moisture response of different materials. moisture transport water vapor transmission construction materials modified inverted cup test ruggedness study Reprinted from JAI, Vol. 6, No. 4 doi:10.1520/JAI102035...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 0-8031-2470-8
ISBN: 978-0-8031-2470-7
..., permeability, gradation, and swell potential. The objective of the test program was to select a potential material for use as a landfill final cover. Results of tests qualify possibilities of a new construction material. ash construction materials landfill final cover Municipal Solid Waste quarry...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1482-6
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1482-1
.... elastomers sealants polysulfide resins construction materials Santo Randazzo 1 Sealants for Construction Joints Subjected to Continuous Water Immersion REFERENCE: Randazzo, S., "Sealants for ConstructionJoints Subjected to ContinuousWater Immersion," Science and Technology of Building Seals, Sealants...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1443-5
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1443-2
... to be a proper method for characterizing the leaching behavior of trace contaminants from construction materials and stabilized waste products. Distinction between different leaching mechanisms is possible: dissolution, surface washoff, and matrix diffusion. Leach parameters, which allow estimating release...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1989
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1279-3
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1279-7
... A conference was held at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (formerly The National Bureau of Standards) in May 1986 to consider the status of existing evaluation and accreditation programs for construction materials testing laboratories and to determine the need for a coordinated...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1989
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1261-0
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1261-2
... In this work, several construction materials prepared with an admixture of waste material and various stabilized waste products have been subjected to leaching studies in order for the leaching behavior of trace elements from these materials to be characterized. Static and dynamic leach tests...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1983
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0230-5
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0230-9
.... construction materials energy costs building materials building energy use construction energy building construction energy conservation Y. C. Wong^ and H. J. Sauer, Jr. ^ Total Energy Costs of Building Construction and Operation REFERENCE: Wong, Y. C. and Sauer, H. J., Jr., "Total Energy Costs...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1982
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0605-X
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0605-5
..., and structural members. Sealing the vapor retarder at these wall penetrations is difficult, which suggests a need for improved design and construction methods. A brief discussion of some possible solutions to these problems also is presented. buildings construction materials moisture content water vapor...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1982
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0611-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0611-6
... Use of iron and steel slags as construction materials is believed to be the oldest and best developed “resource recovery” operation in the world. Iron blast-furnace slag use in the United States began more than 100 years ago with current use about equal to production. Steelmaking slags were...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1980
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0368-9
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0368-9
... Testing full-scale structures is a means to understanding how completed structures perform. Unfortunately, few guidelines exist to aid engineers engaged in such evaluation. Many test procedures are equally applicable to complete structures regardless of the construction material. However, wood...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1980
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0368-9
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0368-9
... structural testing for the evaluation of performance and significant planning considerations. buildings bridges structural testing building codes concrete steel light gage steel structures composite construction deflection deformation construction materials experimental techniques strain...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1978
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0298-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0298-9
.... As a result of this experience, the actions and considerations necessary for the establishment of specifications and tests for new structural materials are defined and outlined. cement concrete construction materials expansion shrinkage-compensating cements specifications standards structural...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
... stability, limitations, methods of testing, and specifications related to the compounds are included. sealers construction materials caulking waterproofing sealing compounds /. W. Becker^ Oil and Resin Base (Oleoresinous) Caulking Compounds REFERENCE: Becker, J. W., "Oil and Resin Base...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
..., joint design, and recommended practices for the installation of polysulfide sealants in building, heavy construction, and highway areas are discussed. The aforementioned cover expansion joints, glazing, curtain walls, canals, decks, and highways. sealers construction materials polysulfide...
eBook Chapter
Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
..., and marine industries are given along with some case histories. sealers construction materials polysulfide resins elastomers Leonard Bolle/ Polysulflde Sealants REFERENCE: Boiler, Leonard, "Polysulfide Sealants," Building Seals and Sealants, ASTMSTP 606, American Society for Testing and Materials...
eBook Chapter
Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
... within their movement capabilities, they have been successful in glazing, bedding, and caulking applications. There are various government, industrial, and international test methods and specifications to which these sealants conform. sealers construction materials solvents acrylic resins W...
eBook Chapter
Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
... development of an internally plasticized acrylic latex which eliminates the need for external plasticizers in latex caulk is reviewed. sealers construction materials acrylic resins waterproofing H. C. Young' Acrylic Sealants REFERENCE: Young, H. C , "Acrylic Sealants," Building Seals and Sealants...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
... Solvent-base acrylic sealants have the outstanding ability to achieve and maintain adhesion to construction building joint materials despite adverse on-site conditions of dust, dirt, and moisture. The acrylic sealants have excellent weathering properties. sealers construction materials...
eBook Chapter
Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0-8031-0608-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-0608-6
... This paper discusses chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSPE) based sealants. Covered are the chemistry, formulating and compounding, characteristics, usage, preparation, and application of these sealants. sealers construction materials chlorosulfonated polyethylene coatings elastomers...