ASTM WK42910

    Work Item: ASTM WK42910 - Revision of G21 - 09 Standard Practice for Determining Resistance of Synthetic Polymeric Materials to Fungi

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    Active Standard: G21 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: G03.04 | Committee G03 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    Section 6.4.8 is in need of clarification regarding the shelf-life of harvested spore suspension. In section 9.4, the relative humidity tolerance should be changed to allow for a temperature fluctuation of 1 degree C.


    Keywords

    fungal biosusceptability; fungal decay; microbiological assay; microbiological susceptability; Fungal influence/resistance--polymers; Polymers; Synthetic polymers;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    07-22-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Judy LaZonby

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    G03 (13-02)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as G21-2013 and Pending Publication