ASTM WK46490

    New Test Method for Obtaining Acute Ecotoxicity of Erosion Control Products

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    WK46490

    1. Scope

    A test method that details the steps necessary to prepare and apply erosion control products for a rainfall simulation test used to gather sufficient water runoff for collection. The details of collecting and storing the runoff water are outlined for use in an approved EPA toxicity method.

    No method exists, it will be used by DOTs and other agencies for product quality control and environmental approvals


    Keywords

    ecotoxicity, rainfall erosion

    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:
    06-22-2014

    Technical Contact:
    J.P. Johns

    Status:
    Draft Under Development