Building materials: Retention curve and pore size distribution (NT BUILD 481)

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  • Report #: NT BUILD 481
  • Approved: November 1997
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Abstract

SCOPE

This test method covers the determination of the retention curve and the pore size distribution of porous building materials and soils using a combination of pressure plate, pressure membrane and/or sand box apparatuses.

FIELD OF APPLICATION

The test method is applicable to porous building materials and soils.

Categories

NT Methods | Building

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