Designation: D – 98 1 This test method is under the jurisdiction of ASTM Committee D on See Annual Book of ASTM Standards, Vol Water Absorption 24 Hour/Equilibrium ASTM D Scope: Water absorption is used to determine the amount of water absorbed under specified conditions. ASTM D Standard Test Method for Water Absorption of Plastics. ASTM D Edition, July 10, Complete Document. Standard Test Method for.
|Published (Last):||7 August 2006|
|PDF File Size:||13.8 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||2.1 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
ASTM D570 – 98(2010)e1
It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. Auditing Consulting Sourcing Training. Through our network of over 43, people in 1, laboratories and offices in countries, Intertek provides quality and safety solutions to a wide range of industries around the world.
The data sheds light on the performance of the materials in water or humid environments.
ASTM D – 98() Standard Test Method for Water Absorption of Plastics
Assurance Enabling you to identify and mitigate the intrinsic risk in your operations, supply chains and business processes. Enabling you to identify and mitigate the intrinsic risk in your operations, supply chains and business processes. Historical Version s – view r570 versions of standard.
With nonhomogeneous materials, such as laminated forms, the rate of water absorption may be widely different through each edge and surface. Two inch diameter disks, 0. This second function is particularly applicable to sheet, rod, and tube arms when the test is made on the finished product.
Testing Evaluating how your products and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards.
ASTM D – 98 Standard Test Method for Water Absorption of Plastics
Evaluating how your dd570 and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards. Global Reach Intertek is the industry leader with over 42, people in 1, locations in over countries. Standards can be obtained from appropriate standard authorities. For materials of widely varying density, relation between water-absorption values on a volume as well as a weight basis may need to be considered.
The values stated in parentheses are for information only. Send us a request Need help or have a question? For the water absorption test, the specimens are dried in an oven for a specified time and temperature and then placed in a desiccator to cool. The effect upon these properties of change in moisture content due to water absorption depends largely on the type of exposure by immersion in water or by exposure to high humidityshape of the part, and inherent properties of the plastic.
Immediately upon cooling the specimens are weighed. For example, Table 1 shows the time to approximate time saturation for various thickness of nylon Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard.
Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets. Water absorption is used to determine the amount of water absorbed under specified conditions.
Whether your business is local or global, we can ensure your products meet quality, health, environmental, safety, and social accountability standards wstm virtually any market around the world.
Water Absorption ASTM D570
Formally confirming that your products and services meet all trusted external and internal standards. Specimens are removed, patted dry with a lint free cloth, and weighed.
Certification Formally confirming that your products and services meet all trusted external and internal standards. Factors affecting water absorption include: Time to saturation is strongly dependent on specimen thickness.
Even for otherwise homogeneous materials, it may be slightly greater through cut edges than through molded surfaces. Send us a request Wilton UK: Consequently, attempts to correlate water absorption with the surface area must generally be limited to closely related materials and to similarly shaped specimens: Inspection Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets.
Need help or have a question? Assurance Testing Inspection Certification.
This test method is intended to apply to the testing of all types of plastics, including cast, hot-molded, and cold-molded resinous products, and both homogeneous and laminated plastics in rod and tube form and in sheets 0. Water absorption is expressed as increase in weight percent.