Rubber & Elastomers

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ASTM Tests Performed:

A 1087 Using Hand Calipers
B 117 Salt Fog
C 1028 Coefficient of Friction
C 1305 Crack Bridging Ability Waterproofing Membrane
D 36 Softening Point
D 92 Flash and Fire Points by Cleveland Open Cup Tester
D 93 Flash Point by Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Tester
D 256 Izod Pendulum Impact Resistance
D 476 Classification for Dry Pigmentary Titanium Dioxide Products
D 523 Specular Gloss
D 535 Specifying Color by the Munsell System
D 562 Cons. / Stormer Viscosity
D 562 Viscosity Using a Stormer-Type Viscometer
D 570 Water Absorption of Plastics
D 638 Tensile Properties of Plastics only
D 695 Compressive Properties of Rigid Plastics
D 790 Flexural Properties
D 792 Density and Specific Gravity
D 870 Water Resistance of Coatings Using Water Immersion
D 1653 Water Vapor Transmission of Organic Coating Films
D 1729 Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
D 1737 Elongation of Attached Organic Coatings with Cylindrical Mandrel
D 2240 Rubber Property–Durometer Hardness
D 2244 Calculation of Color Tolerances and Color Differences from Instrumentally Measured Color Coordinates
D 2370 Tensile Properties of Organic Coatings and Sample Prep
D 2371 Pigment Content of Solvent-Reducible Paints
D 2566 Linear Shrinkage of Cured Thermosetting Casting Resins
D 2621 Infrared Identification of Vehicle Solids from Solvent-Reducible
D 2697 Volume Nonvolatile Matter in Clear or Pigmented Coatings
D 2698 Determination of the Pigment Content of Solvent-Reducible Paints by High-Speed Centrifuging
D 2794 Resistance of Organic Coatings to the Effects of Rapid Deformation (Impact)
D 3418 Transition Temperatures and Enthalpies of Fusion and Crystallization of Polymers by Differential Scanning Calorimetry
D 3960 Standard Practice for Determining Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Content of Paints and Related Coatings
D 4060 Abrasion Resistance of Organic Coatings by the Taber Abraser
D 4451 Pigment Content of Paints by Low-Temperature Ashing
D 4585 Testing Water Resistance of Coatings Using Controlled Condensation
D 4587 Fluorescent UV-Condensation Exposures of Paint and Related Coatings
D 4764 Determination by X-ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy of Titanium Dioxide Content in Paint
D 5380 Identification of Crystalline Pigments and Extenders in Paint by X-ray Diffraction Analysis
D 5381 X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) Spectroscopy of Pigments and Extenders
D 5420 Impact Resistance of Flat, Rigid Plastic Specimen by Means of a Striker Impacted by a Falling Weight (Gardner Impact)
D 5630 Ash Content in Plastics
D 5894 Cyclic Salt Fog/UV Exposure of Painted Metal
D 5895 Evaluating Drying or Curing During Film Formation of Organic Coatings Using Mechanical Recorders
D 6247 Determination of Elemental Content of Polyolefins by Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry
D 6474 Determining Molecular Weight Distribution and Molecular Weight Averages of POlyolefins by High Temperature Gel Permeation Chromatography
D 6904 Resistance to Wind-Driven Rain for Exterior Coatings Applied on Masonry
D 7661 Determining Compatibility of Personal Lubricants with Natural Rubber Latex Condoms
D 7735 Type A Durometer Hardness Testing of Thermoplastic Pavement Marking at Elevated Temperatures
E 96 Water Vapor Transmission of Organic Coating Films (Test Sample Prep for Wet or Dry)
E 313 Calculating Yellowness and Whiteness Indices from Instrumentally Measured Color Coordinates
E 1252 Obtaining Infrared Spectra for Qualitative Analysis
E 1347 Color and Color-Difference Measurement by Tristimulus Colorimetry
E 1349 Reflectance Factor and Color by Spectrophotometry Using Bidirectional (45°:0° or 0°:45°) Geometry
E 1356 Assignment of the Glass Transition Temperatures by Differential Scanning Calorimetry
F 2617 Heavy Metals in Polymeric Materials by XRF
G 20 Chemical Resistance of Pipeline Coatings
G 154 Operating Fluorescent Ultraviolet (UV) Lamp Apparatus
G 155 Operating Xenon Arc Light Apparatus for Exposure