Work Item
ASTM WK70461

New Test Method for PURITY OF MAGNESIUM OXIDE

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.

Keywords

Magnesium oxides; cement boards; MGO boards

Rationale

Magnesium oxide-based products offer alternatives to existing building products that are produced and used in the building industry. Test Standards for chemical and physical requirements for magnesium oxide is required to assure suitability for use in the production of magnesium oxide products.

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

Details

Developed by Subcommittee: E06.21

Committee: E06

Staff Manager: Stephen Mawn

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-04-2019

Technical Contact: Kenneth Krantz

Item: 001

Ballot: E06.21 (20-02)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: E06.21 (20-04)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: E06.21 (21-03)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 002

Ballot: E06 (21-05)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution