ASTM CD-ROM Volume 04.06 | November 2012 | Table of Contents

ASTM Standards on Disc | Section 4 CONSTRUCTION | Volume 04.06
Thermal Insulation; Buildings and Environmental Acoustics


According to the ASTM Website:

Volume 04.06 features specifications that establish the property requirements for various types of insulation, including blanket, block, board, loose fill, and pipe.

Standards on environmental acoustics address community noise, acoustical materials and systems, mechanical and electrical system noise, open plan spaces, sound absorption, and sound transmission.

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Current Standards

  • C163-05(2010) Standard Practice for Mixing Thermal Insulating Cement Samples
  • C165-07 Standard Test Method for Measuring Compressive Properties of Thermal Insulations*
  • C166-05(2010) Standard Test Method for Covering Capacity and Volume Change Upon Drying of Thermal Insulating Cement
  • C167-09 Standard Test Methods for Thickness and Density of Blanket or Batt Thermal Insulations*
  • C168-10 Standard Terminology Relating to Thermal Insulation
  • C177-10 Standard Test Method for Steady-State Heat Flux Measurements and Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Guarded-Hot-Plate Apparatus
  • C195-07 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Thermal Insulating Cement
  • C196-00(2010) Standard Specification for Expanded or Exfoliated Vermiculite Thermal Insulating Cement
  • C203-05a(2012) Standard Test Methods for Breaking Load and Flexural Properties of Block-Type Thermal Insulation*
  • C208-08a Standard Specification for Cellulosic Fiber Insulating Board
  • C209-07ae1 Standard Test Methods for Cellulosic Fiber Insulating Board
  • C240-08e1 Standard Test Methods of Testing Cellular Glass Insulation Block*
  • C302-95(2007) Standard Test Method for Density and Dimensions of Preformed Pipe-Covering-Type Thermal Insulation*
  • C303-10 Standard Test Method for Dimensions and Density of Preformed Block and Board-Type Thermal Insulation*
  • C335/C335M-10e1 Standard Test Method for Steady-State Heat Transfer Properties of Pipe Insulation
  • C356-10 Standard Test Method for Linear Shrinkage of Preformed High-Temperature Thermal Insulation Subjected to Soaking Heat
  • C367/C367M-09 Standard Test Methods for Strength Properties of Prefabricated Architectural Acoustical Tile or Lay-In Ceiling Panels*
  • C384-04(2011) Standard Test Method for Impedance and Absorption of Acoustical Materials by Impedance Tube Method*
  • C390-08e1 Standard Practice for Sampling and Acceptance of Thermal Insulation Lots*
  • C411-11 Standard Test Method for Hot-Surface Performance of High-Temperature Thermal Insulation
  • C419-08 Standard Practice for Making and Curing Test Specimens of Mastic Thermal Insulation Coatings
  • C421-08 Standard Test Method for Tumbling Friability of Preformed Block-Type and Preformed Pipe-Covering-Type Thermal Insulation
  • C423-09a Standard Test Method for Sound Absorption and Sound Absorption Coefficients by the Reverberation Room Method*
  • C447-03(2010) Standard Practice for Estimating the Maximum Use Temperature of Thermal Insulations
  • C449-07 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Hydraulic-Setting Thermal Insulating and Finishing Cement
  • C450-08 Standard Practice for Fabrication of Thermal Insulating Fitting Covers for NPS Piping, and Vessel Lagging
  • C461-81(2008) Standard Test Methods for Mastics and Coatings Used With Thermal Insulation
  • C488-05(2010) Standard Test Method for Conducting Exterior Exposure Tests of Finishes for Thermal Insulation
  • C516-08 Standard Specification for Vermiculite Loose Fill Thermal Insulation
  • C518-10 Standard Test Method for Steady-State Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Heat Flow Meter Apparatus
  • C520-04(2010) Standard Test Methods for Density of Granular Loose Fill Insulations
  • C522-03(2009)e1 Standard Test Method for Airflow Resistance of Acoustical Materials
  • C533-11 Standard Specification for Calcium Silicate Block and Pipe Thermal Insulation
  • C534/C534M-11 Standard Specification for Preformed Flexible Elastomeric Cellular Thermal Insulation in Sheet and Tubular Form
  • C547-12 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Pipe Insulation
  • C549-06(2012) Standard Specification for Perlite Loose Fill Insulation
  • C550-10 Standard Test Method for Measuring Trueness and Squareness of Rigid Block and Board Thermal Insulation*
  • C552-12 Standard Specification for Cellular Glass Thermal Insulation
  • C553-11 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Blanket Thermal Insulation for Commercial and Industrial Applications
  • C578-11be1 Standard Specification for Rigid, Cellular Polystyrene Thermal Insulation
  • C585-10 Standard Practice for Inner and Outer Diameters of Thermal Insulation for Nominal Sizes of Pipe and Tubing
  • C591-12a Standard Specification for Unfaced Preformed Rigid Cellular Polyisocyanurate Thermal Insulation
  • C592-12 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Blanket Insulation and Blanket-Type Pipe Insulation (Metal-Mesh Covered) (Industrial Type)
  • C610-11 Standard Specification for Molded Expanded Perlite Block and Pipe Thermal Insulation
  • C612-10 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Block and Board Thermal Insulation
  • C634-11 Standard Terminology Relating to Building and Environmental Acoustics
  • C635/C635M-07 Standard Specification for the Manufacture, Performance, and Testing of Metal Suspension Systems for Acoustical Tile and Lay-in Panel Ceilings*
  • C636/C636M-08 Standard Practice for Installation of Metal Ceiling Suspension Systems for Acoustical Tile and Lay-In Panels
  • C647-08 Standard Guide to Properties and Tests of Mastics and Coating Finishes for Thermal Insulation
  • C653-97(2012) Standard Guide for Determination of the Thermal Resistance of Low-Density Blanket-Type Mineral Fiber Insulation