ASTM WK41643

    New Specification for Asphalt Roof Cement (Asbestos-Free) Used in Roofing1

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    WK41643

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers asbestos-free asphalt cement used in roofing suitable for trowel 17 application to roofing and flashings. 18 1.2 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Section 7 of 19 this specification: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, 20 associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish 21 appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations 22 prior to use. 23 1.3 The values stated in either SI units or inch-pound units are to be regarded separately as 24 standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system 25 shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in 26 non-conformance with the standard. 27 1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, is any, associated 28 with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and 29 health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.


    Keywords

    Asbestos-free; asphalt; roof cement

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-10-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Donald Portfolio

    Status:
    Draft Under Development