ASTM International - ASTM C919-19

Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 May 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 5
ICS Code (Binders. Sealing materials): 91.100.50
ICS Code (Acoustics in building. Sound insulation): 91.120.20
significance And Use:

4.1 Walls, ceilings, and floors in building construction, especially those that are of lightweight construction, and that are designed to reduce or limit sound transmission, can have undesirable... View More

scope:

1.1 This practice provides information for the use of sealants to reduce sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids, and penetrations normally found in building construction, which are commonly referred to as "flanking paths."

1.2 The committee with jurisdiction over this standard is not aware of any comparable standards published by other organizations.

1.3 This standard does not purport to address fire stopping or safing requirements for joints, voids, and penetrations through fire-rated wall, ceiling, and floor assemblies. Additional requirements may be necessary for fire-rated assemblies to meet the applicable building code provisions.

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 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 C919-19
May 1, 2019
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice provides information for the use of sealants to reduce sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids,...
July 1, 2018
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice provides information for the use of sealants to reduce sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids,...
June 1, 2017
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice provides information for the use of sealants to reduce sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids,...
June 1, 2012
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice provides information for the use of sealants to reduce sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids,...
May 1, 2008
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice is a guide for the use of sealants to reduce the sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids, and...
January 10, 2002
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice is a guide for the use of sealants to reduce the sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids, and...
January 10, 2002
Standard Practice for Use of Sealants in Acoustical Applications
1.1 This practice is a guide for the use of sealants to reduce the sound transmission characteristics of interior walls, ceilings, and floors by proper application of sealants to joints, voids, and...
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