ASTM D2216 - 10 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil and Rock by Mass


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    C1345 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Total and Isotopic Uranium and Total Thorium in Soils by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry

    C1733 Standard Test Method for Distribution Coefficients of Inorganic Species by the Batch Method

    D425 Standard Test Method for Centrifuge Moisture Equivalent of Soils

    D558 Standard Test Methods for Moisture-Density (Unit Weight) Relations of Soil-Cement Mixtures

    D698 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Compaction Characteristics of Soil Using Standard Effort (12 400 ft-lbf/ft3 (600 kN-m/m3))

    D854 Standard Test Methods for Specific Gravity of Soil Solids by Water Pycnometer

    D1140 Standard Test Methods for Amount of Material in Soils Finer than No. 200 (75-μm) Sieve

    D1556 Standard Test Method for Density and Unit Weight of Soil in Place by the Sand-Cone Method

    D1557 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Compaction Characteristics of Soil Using Modified Effort (56,000 ft-lbf/ft3 (2,700 kN-m/m3))

    D1558 Standard Test Method for Moisture Content Penetration Resistance Relationships of Fine-Grained Soils

    D1586 Standard Test Method for Standard Penetration Test (SPT) and Split-Barrel Sampling of Soils

    D1633 Standard Test Methods for Compressive Strength of Molded Soil-Cement Cylinders

    D1883 Standard Test Method for CBR (California Bearing Ratio) of Laboratory-Compacted Soils

    D2166/D2166M Standard Test Method for Unconfined Compressive Strength of Cohesive Soil

    D2167 Standard Test Method for Density and Unit Weight of Soil in Place by the Rubber Balloon Method

    D2321 Standard Practice for Underground Installation of Thermoplastic Pipe for Sewers and Other Gravity-Flow Applications

    D2435/D2435M Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Consolidation Properties of Soils Using Incremental Loading

    D2487 Standard Practice for Classification of Soils for Engineering Purposes (Unified Soil Classification System)

    D2845 Standard Test Method for Laboratory Determination of Pulse Velocities and Ultrasonic Elastic Constants of Rock

    D2850 Standard Test Method for Unconsolidated-Undrained Triaxial Compression Test on Cohesive Soils

    D2936 Standard Test Method for Direct Tensile Strength of Intact Rock Core Specimens

    D2937 Standard Test Method for Density of Soil in Place by the Drive-Cylinder Method

    D2974 Standard Test Methods for Moisture, Ash, and Organic Matter of Peat and Other Organic Soils

    D3080/D3080M Standard Test Method for Direct Shear Test of Soils Under Consolidated Drained Conditions

    D3385 Standard Test Method for Infiltration Rate of Soils in Field Using Double-Ring Infiltrometer

    D3550 Standard Practice for Thick Wall, Ring-Lined, Split Barrel, Drive Sampling of Soils

    D3551 Standard Practice for Laboratory Preparation of Soil-Lime Mixtures Using Mechanical Mixer

    D3839 Standard Guide for Underground Installation of “Fiberglass” (Glass-FiberReinforced Thermosetting-Resin) Pipe

    D3877 Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Expansion, Shrinkage, and Uplift Pressure of Soil-Lime Mixtures

    D3987 Standard Practice for Shake Extraction of Solid Waste with Water

    D3999/D3999M Standard Test Methods for the Determination of the Modulus and Damping Properties of Soils Using the Cyclic Triaxial Apparatus

    D4015 Standard Test Methods for Modulus and Damping of Soils by Resonant-Column Method

    D4186/D4186M Standard Test Method for One-Dimensional Consolidation Properties of Saturated Cohesive Soils Using Controlled-Strain Loading

    D4221 Standard Test Method for Dispersive Characteristics of Clay Soil by Double Hydrometer

    D4223/D4223M Standard Practice for Preparation of Test Specimens of Asphalt-Stabilized Soils

    D4253 Standard Test Methods for Maximum Index Density and Unit Weight of Soils Using a Vibratory Table

    D4254 Standard Test Methods for Minimum Index Density and Unit Weight of Soils and Calculation of Relative Density

    D4318 Standard Test Methods for Liquid Limit, Plastic Limit, and Plasticity Index of Soils

    D4429 Standard Test Method for CBR (California Bearing Ratio) of Soils in Place

    D4535 Standard Test Methods for Measurement of Thermal Expansion of Rock Using Dilatometer

    D4543 Standard Practices for Preparing Rock Core as Cylindrical Test Specimens and Verifying Conformance to Dimensional and Shape Tolerances

    D4546 Standard Test Methods for One-Dimensional Swell or Collapse of Soils

    D4554 Standard Test Method for In Situ Determination of Direct Shear Strength of Rock Discontinuities

    D4555 Standard Test Method for Determining Deformability and Strength of Weak Rock by an In Situ Uniaxial Compressive Test

    D4609 Standard Guide for Evaluating Effectiveness of Admixtures for Soil Stabilization

    D4643 Standard Test Method for Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil by Microwave Oven Heating

    D4644 Standard Test Method for Slake Durability of Shales and Similar Weak Rocks

    D4646 Standard Test Method for 24-h Batch-Type Measurement of Contaminant Sorption by Soils and Sediments

    D4647/D4647M Standard Test Methods for Identification and Classification of Dispersive Clay Soils by the Pinhole Test

    D4718 Standard Practice for Correction of Unit Weight and Water Content for Soils Containing Oversize Particles

    D4767 Standard Test Method for Consolidated Undrained Triaxial Compression Test for Cohesive Soils

    D4793 Standard Test Method for Sequential Batch Extraction of Waste with Water

    D4829 Standard Test Method for Expansion Index of Soils

    D4843 Standard Test Method for Wetting and Drying Test of Solid Wastes

    D4874 Standard Test Method for Leaching Solid Material in a Column Apparatus

    D4914 Standard Test Methods for Density and Unit Weight of Soil and Rock in Place by the Sand Replacement Method in a Test Pit

    D4944 Standard Test Method for Field Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil by the Calcium Carbide Gas Pressure Tester

    D4959 Standard Test Method for Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil By Direct Heating

    D5030/D5030M Standard Test Methods for Density of Soil and Rock in Place by the Water Replacement Method in a Test Pit

    D5080 Standard Test Method for Rapid Determination of Percent Compaction

    D5084 Standard Test Methods for Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Saturated Porous Materials Using a Flexible Wall Permeameter

    D5101 Standard Test Method for Measuring the Filtration Compatibility of Soil-Geotextile Systems

    D5102 Standard Test Method for Unconfined Compressive Strength of Compacted Soil-Lime Mixtures

    D5195 Standard Test Method for Density of Soil and Rock In-Place at Depths Below Surface by Nuclear Methods

    D5220 Standard Test Method for Water Mass per Unit Volume of Soil and Rock In-Place by the Neutron Depth Probe Method

    D5240/D5240M Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Durability of Rock for Erosion Control Using Sodium Sulfate or Magnesium Sulfate

    D5298 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Soil Potential (Suction) Using Filter Paper

    D5311/D5311M Standard Test Method for Load Controlled Cyclic Triaxial Strength of Soil

    D5312/D5312M Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Durability of Rock for Erosion Control Under Freezing and Thawing Conditions

    D5313/D5313M Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Durability of Rock for Erosion Control Under Wetting and Drying Conditions

    D5334 Standard Test Method for Determination of Thermal Conductivity of Soil and Soft Rock by Thermal Needle Probe Procedure

    D5335 Standard Test Method for Linear Coefficient of Thermal Expansion of Rock Using Bonded Electric Resistance Strain Gauges

    D5567 Standard Test Method for Hydraulic Conductivity Ratio (HCR) Testing of Soil/Geotextile Systems

    D5607 Standard Test Method for Performing Laboratory Direct Shear Strength Tests of Rock Specimens Under Constant Normal Force

    D5731 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Point Load Strength Index of Rock and Application to Rock Strength Classifications

    D5852 Standard Test Method for Erodibility Determination of Soil in the Field or in the Laboratory by the Jet Index Method

    D5856 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Porous Material Using a Rigid-Wall, Compaction-Mold Permeameter

    D5873 Standard Test Method for Determination of Rock Hardness by Rebound Hammer Method

    D5874 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Impact Value (IV) of a Soil

    D5887 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Index Flux Through Saturated Geosynthetic Clay Liner Specimens Using a Flexible Wall Permeameter

    D5918 Standard Test Methods for Frost Heave and Thaw Weakening Susceptibility of Soils

    D5982 Standard Test Method for Determining Cement Content of Fresh Soil-Cement (Heat of Neutralization Method)

    D5993 Standard Test Method for Measuring Mass Per Unit of Geosynthetic Clay Liners

    D6031/D6031M Standard Test Method for Logging In Situ Moisture Content and Density of Soil and Rock by the Nuclear Method in Horizontal, Slanted, and Vertical Access Tubes

    D6035/D6035M Standard Test Method for Determining the Effect of Freeze-Thaw on Hydraulic Conductivity of Compacted or Intact Soil Specimens Using a Flexible Wall Permeameter

    D6066 Standard Practice for Determining the Normalized Penetration Resistance of Sands for Evaluation of Liquefaction Potential

    D6276 Standard Test Method for Using pH to Estimate the Soil-Lime Proportion Requirement for Soil Stabilization

    D6467 Standard Test Method for Torsional Ring Shear Test to Determine Drained Residual Shear Strength of Cohesive Soils

    D6527 Standard Test Method for Determining Unsaturated and Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity in Porous Media by Steady-State Centrifugation

    D6528 Standard Test Method for Consolidated Undrained Direct Simple Shear Testing of Cohesive Soils

    D6539 Standard Test Method for Measurement of the Permeability of Unsaturated Porous Materials by Flowing Air

    D6565 Standard Test Method for Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil by the Time-Domain Reflectometry (TDR) Method

    D6572 Standard Test Methods for Determining Dispersive Characteristics of Clayey Soils by the Crumb Test

    D6642 Standard Guide for Comparison of Techniques to Quantify the Soil-Water (Moisture) Flux

    D6758 Standard Test Method for Measuring Stiffness and Apparent Modulus of Soil and Soil-Aggregate In-Place by Electro-Mechanical Method

    D6766 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Hydraulic Properties of Geosynthetic Clay Liners Permeated with Potentially Incompatible Aqueous Solutions

    D6780/D6780M Standard Test Method for Water Content and Density of Soil In situ by Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR)

    D6836 Standard Test Methods for Determination of the Soil Water Chararcteristic Curve for Desorption Using a Hanging Column, Pressure Extractor, Chilled Mirror Hygrometer, and/or Centrifuge

    D6913 Standard Test Methods for Particle-Size Distribution (Gradation) of Soils Using Sieve Analysis

    D6938 Standard Test Method for In-Place Density and Water Content of Soil and Soil-Aggregate by Nuclear Methods (Shallow Depth)

    D6940 Standard Practice for Measuring Sifting Segregation Tendencies of Bulk Solids

    D6941 Standard Practice for Measuring Fluidization Segregation Tendencies of Powders

    D7012 Standard Test Methods for Compressive Strength and Elastic Moduli of Intact Rock Core Specimens under Varying States of Stress and Temperatures

    D7070 Standard Test Methods for Creep of Rock Core Under Constant Stress and Temperature

    D7100 Standard Test Method for Hydraulic Conductivity Compatibility Testing of Soils with Aqueous Solutions

    D7181 Method for Consolidated Drained Triaxial Compression Test for Soils

    D7243 Standard Guide for Measuring the Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity of Paper Industry Sludges

    D7263 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Determination of Density (Unit Weight) of Soil Specimens

    D7277 Standard Test Method for Performance Testing of Articulating Concrete Block (ACB) Revetment Systems for Hydraulic Stability in Open Channel Flow

    D7294 Standard Guide for Collecting Treatment Process Design Data at a Contaminated Site—A Site Contaminated With Chemicals of Interest

    D7380 Standard Test Method for Soil Compaction Determination at Shallow Depths Using 5-lb (2.3 kg) Dynamic Cone Penetrometer

    D7382 Standard Test Methods for Determination of Maximum Dry Unit Weight and Water Content Range for Effective Compaction of Granular Soils Using a Vibrating Hammer

    D7481 Standard Test Methods for Determining Loose and Tapped Bulk Densities of Powders using a Graduated Cylinder

    D7503 Standard Test Method for Measuring the Exchange Complex and Cation Exchange Capacity of Inorganic Fine-Grained Soils

    D7608 Standard Test Method for Torsional Ring Shear Test to Determine Drained Fully Softened Shear Strength and Nonlinear Strength Envelope of Cohesive Soils (Using Normally Consolidated Specimen) for Slopes with No Preexisting Shear Surfaces

    D7625 Standard Test Method for Laboratory Determination of Abrasiveness of Rock Using the CERCHAR Method

    D7663 Standard Practice for Active Soil Gas Sampling in the Vadose Zone for Vapor Intrusion Evaluations

    D7664 Standard Test Methods for Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Unsaturated Soils

    D7698 Standard Test Method for In-Place Estimation of Density and Water Content of Soil and Aggregate by Correlation with Complex Impedance Method

    D7743 Standard Test Method for Measuring the Minimum Fluidization Velocities of Free Flowing Powders

    D7758 Standard Practice for Passive Soil Gas Sampling in the Vadose Zone for Source Identification, Spatial Variability Assessment, Monitoring, and Vapor Intrusion Evaluations

    D7759 Standard Guide for Nuclear Surface Moisture and Density Gauge Calibration

    D7765 Standard Practice for Use of Foundry Sand in Structural Fill and Embankments

    D7830/D7830M Standard Test Method for In-Place Density (Unit Weight) and Water Content of Soil Using an Electromagnetic Soil Density Gauge

    D7876 Standard Practice for Practice for Sample Decomposition Using Microwave Heating (With or Without Prior Ashing) for Atomic Spectroscopic Elemental Determination in Petroleum Products and Lubricants

    E850 Standard Guide for Characterization of Inorganic Process Wastes for Use as Structural Fill

    E1197 Standard Guide for Conducting a Terrestrial Soil-Core Microcosm Test

    E1689 Standard Guide for Developing Conceptual Site Models for Contaminated Sites

    E1868 Standard Test Method for Loss-On-Drying by Thermogravimetry

    E2060 Standard Guide for Use of Coal Combustion Products for Solidification/Stabilization of Inorganic Wastes

    E2243 Standard Guide for Use of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) for Surface Mine Reclamation: Re-contouring and Highwall Reclamation

    E2277 Standard Guide for Design and Construction of Coal Ash Structural Fills

    E2278 Standard Guide for Use of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) for Surface Mine Reclamation: Revegetation and Mitigation of Acid Mine Drainage

    E2399 Standard Test Method for Maximum Media Density for Dead Load Analysis of Vegitative (Green) Roof Systems

    F1668 Standard Guide for Construction Procedures for Buried Plastic Pipe

    F1815 Standard Test Methods for Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity, Water Retention, Porosity, and Bulk Density of Athletic Field Rootzones

    G158 Standard Guide for Three Methods of Assessing Buried Steel Tanks


    Referenced ASTM Standards The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    D653 Terminology Relating to Soil, Rock, and Contained Fluids

    D2974 Test Methods for Moisture, Ash, and Organic Matter of Peat and Other Organic Soils

    D3740 Practice for Minimum Requirements for Agencies Engaged in Testing and/or Inspection of Soil and Rock as Used in Engineering Design and Construction

    D4220 Practices for Preserving and Transporting Soil Samples

    D4318 Test Methods for Liquid Limit, Plastic Limit, and Plasticity Index of Soils

    D4542 Test Method for Pore Water Extraction and Determination of the Soluble Salt Content of Soils by Refractometer

    D4643 Test Method for Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil by Microwave Oven Heating

    D4753 Guide for Evaluating, Selecting, and Specifying Balances and Standard Masses for Use in Soil, Rock, and Construction Materials Testing

    D4944 Test Method for Field Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil by the Calcium Carbide Gas Pressure Tester

    D4959 Test Method for Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil By Direct Heating

    D5079 Practices for Preserving and Transporting Rock Core Samples

    D6026 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Geotechnical Data

    D7263 Test Methods for Laboratory Determination of Density (Unit Weight) of Soil Specimens

    E145 Specification for Gravity-Convection and Forced-Ventilation Ovens