ASTM International - ASTM E2400/E2400M-19

Standard Guide for Selection, Installation, and Maintenance of Plants for Vegetative (Green) Roof Systems

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 January 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 5
ICS Code (Plant growing): 65.020.20
significance And Use:

5.1 This guide addresses performance characteristics for green roof systems with respect to the planting. A rooftop is an extreme environment with strong and variable wind patterns and little or... View More

scope:

1.1 This guide covers the considerations for the selection, installation, and maintenance of plants for green roof systems.

1.2 This guide is applicable to both extensive and intensive green roof systems.

1.3 The values stated in either SI units or inch-pound units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the standard.

1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and to determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Document History

ASTM E2400/E2400M-19
January 1, 2019
Standard Guide for Selection, Installation, and Maintenance of Plants for Vegetative (Green) Roof Systems
1.1 This guide covers the considerations for the selection, installation, and maintenance of plants for green roof systems. 1.2 This guide is applicable to both extensive and intensive green roof...
Standard Guide for Selection, Installation, and Maintenance of Plants for Green Roof Systems
5.1 This guide addresses performance characteristics for green roof systems with respect to the planting. A rooftop is an extreme environment with strong and variable wind patterns and little or no...
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