ASTM WK39582

    Revision of C1728 - 12 Standard Specification for Flexible Aerogel Insulation

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    Active Standard: C1728 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: C16.23 | Committee C16 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    There is a need to add a disclaimer note about thermal conductivity performance of this material, as with other insulation materials. This shall read, NOTE 1: The physical properties of this specification are determined at specific laboratory conditions and do not purport to address the performance at other conditions. It is the responsibility of the user to assure suitability of the material under field conditions.


    aerogel; blanket; composite; flexible; insulation; pipe insulation; sheet; thermal conductivity; water retention;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Gordon Hart

    Draft Under Development