ASTM WK67782

    Revision of D4829 - 11 Standard Test Method for Expansion Index of Soils

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    Active Standard: D4829 - 19

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.05 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK67782


    Keywords

    clays; expansive soils; index tests; laboratory tests; soil moisture; swelling soils
    ; Compaction measurement--soils; Dimensional change; Distilled water; Expansion index (EI); Saturation; Soil; Specimen preparation (for testing)--soil; Thickness; Water content--soil;

    Rationale

    This standard is overdue for revision. This revision includes updates after a D18.91 review was completed and improvements based on previous round of balloting.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-05-2019

    Technical Contact:
    Kendra Adams

    Item:
    005

    Ballot:
    D18 (19-03)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as D4829-2019 and Pending Publication