ASTM C736 - 12

    Standard Test Method for Extension-Recovery and Adhesion of Latex Sealants

    Active Standard ASTM C736 | Developed by Subcommittee: C24.30

    Book of Standards Volume: 04.07


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    Significance and Use

    This test method evaluates the performance of a latex sealant in joints subjected to a limited amount of extension.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers a laboratory procedure for the determination of the extension-recovery and adhesion of latex sealants.

    1.2 The values stated in SI (metric) units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information only.

    1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    Note 1—A related ISO standard is ISO 7389. Users should compare to determine how the ISO standard differs from this test method.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    C717 Terminology of Building Seals and Sealants

    C1375 Guide for Substrates Used in Testing Building Seals and Sealants

    ISO Standard

    ISO7389 Building Construction-Sealants-Determination of Elastic Recovery


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 91.100.50 (Binders. Sealing materials)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 31200000(Adhesives and sealants)


    DOI: 10.1520/C0736-12

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