ASTM International - ASTM C663-98(2003)e2
Standard Specification for Asbestos-Cement Storm Drain Pipe
|Publication Date:||10 January 2003|
|ICS Code (Pipes and fittings of other materials):||23.040.50|
1.1 This specification covers asbestos-cement pipe intended for use in storm-water drainage of highways, airports, farms, foundations, and other similar drainage systems.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values stated in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 Warning-Breathing of asbestos dust is hazardous. Asbestos and asbestos products present demonstrated health risks for users and for those with whom they come into contact. In addition to other precautions, when working with asbestos-cement products, minimize the dust that results. For information on the safe use of chrysoltile asbestos, refer to "Safe Use of Chrysotile Asbestos: A Manual on Preventive and Control Measures."
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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. See for a specific hazard warning.