Active Standard ASTM D6998 | Developed by Subcommittee: D04.42
Book of Standards Volume: 04.03
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Significance and Use
The intent of this practice is to ensure that a given mixing grade emulsified asphalt is stable enough and otherwise possesses the ability to mix with a reference stone for the prescribed time, and coat it uniformly and thoroughly.
1.1 This practice covers those emulsified asphalts intended for use by mixing with aggregate. It is not applicable to rapid-setting types or diluted materials used for tack coats, priming, or mulch treatments.
1.2 The values stated in SI are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 This practice 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.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E11 Specification for Woven Wire Test Sieve Cloth and Test Sieves
ICS Number Code 93.080.20 (Road construction materials)
UNSPSC Code 30121601(Asphalt)