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Manual of Aggregate Quality Test Procedures

ORGANIC IMPURITIES IN FINE AGGREGATES FOR CONCRETE (COLOR) Effective Date: January 1, 2018 HARD COPIES UNCONTROLLED Page 1 of 82 1. SCOPE 1.1 This test method covers two procedures for an approximate determination of the presence of injurious organic compounds in fine aggregates that are to be used in hydraulic cement mortar or concrete.

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ATM 201 Sticks & Roots Content of Aggregate and Soil

ATM 201 Sticks & Roots Content of Aggregate and Soil 1. Scope This is the procedure for determining the percent of sticks & roots by wet mass of the total aggregate or soil sample. 2. Significance Use this test to quantify the organic content of soils for particles that are too large to test in accordance with ATM

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Aggregates for Concrete as per American Standards - ASTM ...

ASTM C87-Test Method for Effect of Organic Impurities in Fine Aggregate on Strength of Mortar. Soundness: ASTM C88 – Test Method for Soundness of Aggregates by Use of Sodium Sulfate or Magnesium Sulfate. Clay Lumps and Friable Particles: ASTM C142 – Test Method for Clay Lumps and Friable Particles in Aggregates. Coal and Lignite: ASTM C123 ...

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A5TM D 2974-87 Standard Test Methods for Moisture, Ash ...

2.3 Methods C and D — Ash content of a peat or organic soil sample is determined by igniting the oven-dried sample from the moisture content determination in a muffle furnace at 440°C (Method C) or 750°C (Method D). The substance remaining after ignition is the ash. The ash content is ex­ pressed as a percentage of the mass of the

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Standard Test Method for Organic Impurities in Fine ...

12.1 colorimetric test; fine aggregate; organic impurities ASTM International takes no position respecting the validity of any patent rights asserted in connection with any item mentioned in this standard. Users of this standard are expressly advised that determination of the validity of any such patent rights, and the risk

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ASTM D2974 | Testing Services | Standard Test Methods for ...

Test Methods C and D—Ash content of a peat or organic soil sample is determined by igniting the oven-dried sample from the moisture content determination in a muffle furnace at 440°C (Method C) or 750°C (Method D). The substance remaining after ignition is the ash. The ash content is expressed as a percentage of the mass of the oven-dried ...

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ASTM C 114 : 2015-04 | TEST METHODS FOR CHEMICAL .

Standard Test Method for Organic Fiber Content of Asbestos-Cement Products: ASTM C 458 : 1998 : TEST METHOD FOR ORGANIC FIBER CONTENT OF ASBESTOS-CEMENT PRODUCTS: ASTM C 1005 : 2017-03 : SPECIFICATION FOR REFERENCE MASSES AND DEVICES FOR DETERMINING MASS AND VOLUME FOR USE IN THE PHYSICAL TESTING OF HYDRAULIC CEMENTS: ASTM C .

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ASTM C 87/C87M : 2017 : REDLINE | Standard Test Method for ...

1.1 This test method covers the determination of the effect on mortar strength of the organic impurities in fine aggregate, whose presence is indicated using Test Method C40/C40M. Comparison is made between compressive strengths of mortar made with washed and unwashed fine aggregate.

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Aggregate Organic Ntent Determination Astm

Astm-c natural aggregate base 5 12 22.5 5 12 23 astm-b crushed concrete 12 24 38 11 22 36 astm-d natural aggregate sub-base 5 12 23 mswi 25 39 54 19 32 50 french materials astm-c natural aggregate 2 4.5 8.5 3 7 13 mswi ivry 19 28.5 40 22. Read Mode; Effects Of .

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Aggregate Testing Standards — EnviroMINE, Inc.

Dec 01, 2014· ASTM C 87: Effect of Organic Impurities in Fine Aggregate on Strength of Mortar: AASHTO T-112: ASTM C 142: Clay Lumps and Friable Particles in Aggregate: AASHTO T-113: ASTM C 123: Lightweight Pieces in Aggregate: ASTM C 294: Nomenclature of Constituents of Natural Mineral Aggregate: ASTM C 295: Practice for Petrographic Examination of ...

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ASTM C1777-20 - Standard Test Method for Rapid ...

astm c1777-20 Standard Test Method for Rapid Determination of the Methylene Blue Value for Fine Aggregate or Mineral Filler Using a Colorimeter 1.1 This test method provides a rapid test to determine the amount of methylene blue adsorbed by a specimen of fine aggregate or mineral filler and can be used both in the laboratory and in the field.

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Lab Equipment | AM Material Testing | NYC | Latest Technology

Pressure Air Meter Kit With it's easy-to-read gauge, the pressure air meter kit is used to measure the air content for normal weight, freshly-mixed concrete. It is one of the most precise devices for measuring the amount of air in a sample of concrete. Conforms to ASTM C-231 and AASHTO T-152 standards.

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6 Types of Deleterious Substances in Aggregate - The ...

Colorimetric test recommended by ASTM C 40-92 can be used to determine aggregate organic content. The colorimetric test does not show the adverse effect of the organic impurity since high organic content does not necessarily mean that the aggregate is not fit for use in concrete.

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Aggregates for Use In Concrete

Source: Table 1 Limits for Deleterious Substances in Fine Aggregate for Concrete, ASTM C 33. * In the case of manufactured sand, if the material finer than the 75-micron (No. 200) sieve consists of the dust or fracture, essentially free of clay or shale, these limits are permitted to be increased to 5 and

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ASTM C87 / C87M - 17 Standard Test Method for Effect of ...

2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.. ASTM Standards. C33/C33M Specification for Concrete Aggregates. C40/C40M Test Method for Organic Impurities in Fine Aggregates for Concrete. C109/C109M Test Method for Compressive Strength of Hydraulic Cement Mortars (Using 2 .

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Materials Testing Manual | ADOT

Plastic Fines in Graded Aggregates and Soils by Use of the Sand Equivalent Test: T 190: Resistance to R-Value and Expansion Pressure of Compacted Soils: T 217: Determination of Moisture in Soils by Means of a Calcium Carbide Gas Pressure Moisture Tester: T 220: Determination of Strength of Soil-Lime Mixtures: T 255: Total Moisture Content of ...

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Standard Test Method for Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse ...

2.1 ASTM Standards: C 117 Test Method for Materials Finer Than 75-µm (No. 200) Sieve in Mineral Aggregates by Washing2 C 125 Terminology Relating to Concrete and Concrete Ag-gregates2 C 670 Practice for Preparing Precision and Bias Statements for Test Methods for Construction Materials2 C 702 Practice for Reducing Field Samples of Aggregate to

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IS 2386-2 (1963): Methods of test for aggregates for ...

IS : 2316( Part II)-1963 Indian Standard METHODS OF TEST FOR AGGREGATES FOR CONCRETE PART II ESTIMATION OF DELETERIOUS MATERIALS AND ORGANIC IMPURITIES o. FOREWORD 0.1 This Indian Standard (Part II) was adopted by the Indian Stan­ dards Institution on 22 August 1963, after the draft finalized by the Cement and Concrete Sectional Committee had been approved by the .

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LIST OF DAC ACCREDITED TESTS (CHEMISTRY) .

04 Acid Soluble Chloride Content of Aggregate BS 812: 1988: Part 117 05 Organic Impurities in Fine Aggregate ASTM C 40: 04 06 Light Weight Particles in Aggregates ASTM C 123 – 98 Cls. 8 07 Potential Alkali Reactivity & Reduction in Silica Content in Aggregates ASTM C 289:1994 Cl 7-13 08 Methylene Blue Adsorption CIRIA SP 83 – A.2 10.5

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ASTM C87 - Standard Test Method for Effect of Organic ...

This test method covers the determination of the effect on mortar strength of the organic impurities in fine aggregate, whose presence is indicated using Test Method C 40. Comparison is made between compressive strengths of mortar made with washed and unwashed fine aggregate. The SI values shown are to be regarded as the standard.

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P. 1 of 13 PUBLIC WORKS LABORATORIES TEST DIRECTORY

AGG 2.7 Determination of Aggregate Moisture Content Section 18 of CS3:2013 A A A A A ... AGG 6.3 Determination of Effect of Organic Substances by Mortar Method Section 22 of CS3:2013 A ... BIT 3.13 Determination of air void content of compacted bituminous paving materials ASTM D3203-94 A A A A BIT 3.14 Determination of Bitumen Content of ...

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ASTM D2216 - Standard Test Methods for Laboratory ...

These test methods cover the laboratory determination of the water (moisture) content by mass of soil, rock, and similar materials where the reduction in mass by drying is due to loss of water except as noted in 1.4, 1.5, and 1.8. For simplicity, the word "material" shall refer to soil, rock or aggregate .

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ASTM D2974 - 20e1 Standard Test Methods for Determining ...

1.3.1 Method A— The ash content and organic material of peat or organic soils is determined by igniting the oven-dried specimen as obtained from the water content determination in a furnace at 440 ± 40°C. This method is used for general purposes and should not be used when the peat or organic soils are being used or evaluated for use as a fuel.

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Material Service Testing Laboratory

Atterberg Limits Determination (ASTM D4318) Combined Analysis - Hydrometer & Sieve (ASTM D422) Sieve Analysis – Washed (ASTM C136/D1140) Specific Gravity Determination (ASTM D854) Moisture Content Determination (ASTM D2216) Organic Content (ASTM D2974/AASTHO T194) Soil pH (ASTM D4972) Standard Proctor (ASTM D698) Modified Proctor (ASTM D1557)

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