Work Item
ASTM WK63286

New Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Materials Interrogated within Magnesium Oxide Boards and Products

1. Scope

The promotion of knowledge, stimulation of research, development and maintenance of standards and related documents for performance of buildings, their elements, components, including means and methods of fabrication and assembly; and the description, measurement, prediction, improvement, and management of the overall performance of buildings and building-related facilities. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and other organizations having a mutual interest.


MGO; cementitious boards; MgO cements; MgO powder; MGSO4, MGCL2


This standard is needed to insure the quality of the Magnesium oxide boards and products.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: E06.21

Committee: E06

Staff Manager: Frank McConnell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-26-2018

Technical Contact: Kenneth Krantz

Item: 002

Ballot: E06.21 (19-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 015

Ballot: E06.21 (19-03)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution