Active Standard ASTM D4073 | Developed by Subcommittee: D08.20
Book of Standards Volume: 04.04
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Significance and Use
4.1 Determining the tensile-tear strength of laboratory and field samples of roofing membranes should be useful in developing performance criteria, and as one basis for comparison of different materials and systems. The effects of temperature, moisture, and aging may be evaluated by appropriate selection of field samples or conditioning of laboratory samples, and tests may be conducted in an environmental chamber.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D95 Test Method for Water in Petroleum Products and Bituminous Materials by Distillation
D2829 Practice for Sampling and Analysis of Existing Built-Up Roof Systems
D3617 Practice for Sampling and Analysis of Built-Up Roof Systems During Application
ICS Number Code 91.100.50 (Binders. Sealing materials)