ASTM D7408 - 12

    Standard Specification for Non Reinforced PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride) Geomembrane Seams

    Active Standard ASTM D7408 | Developed by Subcommittee: D35.10

    Book of Standards Volume: 04.13


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers the minimum values for seams fabricated into unreinforced PVC geomembranes in factory and field applications.

    1.2 This specification covers PVC Geomembranes in thickness of .25 through 1.52 mm (0.010 through 0.060 in.)

    1.3 In addition to structural characteristics, the specifier shall evaluate other characteristics beyond the scope of this specification that affect the final choice of construction. These include, but are not limited to, functional, legal, insurance and economic considerations.

    1.4 This specification is not intended to exclude products or systems not covered by the referenced documents.

    1.5 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

    1.6 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.


    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

    D638 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

    D882 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting

    D4439 Terminology for Geosynthetics

    D7176 Specification for Non-Reinforced Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Geomembranes Used in Buried Applications


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 59.080.70 (Geotextiles)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code


    DOI: 10.1520/D7408-12

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