Active Standard ASTM E2740 | Developed by Subcommittee: E54.08
Book of Standards Volume: 15.08
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1.1 This specification provides performance requirements for trash receptacles when subjected to the explosive tests described in Test Method E2639.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D638 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics
D747 Test Method for Apparent Bending Modulus of Plastics by Means of a Cantilever Beam
D790 Test Methods for Flexural Properties of Unreinforced and Reinforced Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials
D882 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting
D883 Terminology Relating to Plastics
D5947 Test Methods for Physical Dimensions of Solid Plastics Specimens
E2639 Test Method for Blast Resistance of Trash Receptacles
Government StandardsUFC3-340-02 Department of Defense: Structures to Resist the Effects of Accidental Explosions (supersedes TM 5-1300) Available from the worldwide web at: http://www.wbdg.org/ccb/DOD/UFC/ufc_3_340_02_pdf.pdf.
ICS Number Code 13.030.40 (Installations and equipment for waste disposal and treatment)
UNSPSC Code 52141515(Domestic trash compactors)