This ballot item covers two issues. 1) The proposed revision to 1.1 and the addition of 1.1.1 are to clarify that the requirements of this standard are not intended to apply to shipments to individual job sites. The requirements are specifically intended to cover bulk shipments from the manufacturer to distributors and other similar destinations. 2) The new section 1.2 is being added to comply with the ASTM Form and Style Manual (formerly the Blue Book) which states the generic caveat on safety hazards . . . shall appear in the Scope section of (1) test methods; (2) specifications where test methods are detailed other than by reference; and (3) practices and guides that involve the use of material, operations, or equipment.
Keywordscertification; gypsum; gypsum panel products; handling; inspection; marking; packaging; rejection; sampling; shipping; storage: Certification/registration; Gypsum products--specifications; Handling material; Inspection; Marking; Packing/packaging materials/systems--specifications; Rejection; Shipping; Storage;
Ballot Item Approved as C1264-2014 and Pending Publication