Work Item
ASTM WK84523

New Test Method for Assessment of Total Suspended Solids Removal, Operating Driving Head, and Scour of Stormwater Filtration Devices

1. Scope

The scope of the work item is to provide a standard test method for laboratory evaluation of stormwater filter performance as it relates to sediment removal, driving head requirements, and sediment retention during high flows.


stormwater; filter; TSS removal; scour; hydraulics


This standard is needed as part of a larger body of standards to assist regulators, government agencies, and researchers in evaluating the performance of various stormwater quality practices.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: E64.01

Committee: E64

Staff Manager: Frank McConnell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-12-2022

Technical Contact: Adham El-sherbeini

Item: 000