ASTM WK38062

    Revision of D6459 - 11 Standard Test Method for Determination of Rolled Erosion Control Product (RECP) Performance in Protecting Hillslopes from Rainfall-Induced Erosion

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    Active Standard: D6459 - 11

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.25 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK38062

    1. Rationale

    Ballot to revise ASTM D6459-11 in an effort to deal with issues associated with Note 7 in the standard. Note 7 reads: Distribution of rain drop size and intensity over the plot may affect results and needs to be evaluated on a case-specific basis.


    Keywords

    cover and mulch; ECB; erosion control; erosion control blanket; rainfall simulation; rolled erosion product; RECP runoff; sediment; soil loss;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    06-26-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Michael Robeson

    Status:
    Draft Under Development