ASTM WK27876

    Work Item: ASTM WK27876 - Revision of F2023 - 09 Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Oxidative Resistance of Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX) Tubing and Systems to Hot Chlorinated Water

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    Active Standard: F2023 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: F17.40 | Committee F17 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    ASTM F2023 is referenced by a number of product standards. ASTM F2023 Annex A1 was recently added as a method for evaluating oxidative resistance equivalency for changes to a product. This project is to provide indication to the user when this annex can be appropriately used.


    Chlorinated water; Crosslinked polyethylene (PEX) pipe/tube; Hot chlorinated water; ORP (oxidation reduction potential); Oxidation testing--plastics; PEX/AL/PEX pipe/tube; Thermoplastic pipe/tube/fittings--specifications;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Patrick Vibien


    F17.40 (10-03)

    Negative Votes Need Resolution