Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 1609:2013

Thermal insulating products for building applications - Determination of short term water absorption by partial immersion

Status: Withdrawn · Replaced by: SS-EN ISO 29767:2019

This European Standard specifies the equipment and procedures for determining the short-term water absorption of test specimens by partial immersion. It is applicable to thermal insulating products. NOTE It is intended to simulate the water absorption caused by a 24 h raining period during construction work.


Thermal and sound insulating materials (91.100.60) Thermal insulation of buildings (91.120.10)

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Language: English

Written by: Material- och isoleringssystem, SIS/TK 189/AG 01

International title:

Article no: STD-89487

Edition: 2

Approved: 3/18/2013

No of pages: 20

Replaces: SS-EN 1609 , SS-EN 1609/A1:2006

Replaced by: SS-EN ISO 29767:2019