Building gaskets: Water absorption (NT BUILD 106)

Size: 20.73 KB
Print
  • Report #: NT BUILD 106
  • Approved: November 1991
  • Hits: 0
  • Version: 2

Abstract

This test method has been developed to check the water absorption of building gaskets. Some gasket materials may absorb water if they come into contact with driving rain or condensation. In such cases it is of interest to know the degree and rate of absorption, as well as possible changes in dimensions, hardness etc.

Categories

NT Methods | Building

Nordtest

Nordtest is a trademark of Nordic cooperation in conformity assessment. The emphasis of Nordtest is to develop, promote and innovate Nordic test methods and pre-normative activity. Nordtest endeavours to remove technical barriers to trade and promotes the concept: “Approved once, accepted everywhere”.