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ASTM WK62309

New Terminology for Pavement Marking Materials

1. Scope

2.1 The scope of the Committee shall be the development of test methods, definitions, practices, specifications, classifications, guides, and related knowledge for:
(1) paint, varnish, lacquer, printing ink and other related coatings and materials in liquid, liquefiable, powder, or mastic form,
(2) components therof,
(3) preparation of surfaces to which such coatings are applied
(4) coating-substrate systems, and
(5) paint application tools.


Pavement Markings, Traffic Markings, Traffic Safety, Highway Delineation


The standard provides standard definitions for terms and symbols that are used in existing ASTM standards that will provide harmony in the use of these terms. This will be useful for State DOT personnel, manufacturers, and others who use these standard containing these terms.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D01.44

Committee: D01

Staff Manager: Jennifer Tursi

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Date Initiated: 02-09-2018

Technical Contact: Jerry Britt

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