Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 16302:2013

Conservation of cultural heritage - Test methods - Measurement of water absorption by pipe method

Status: Valid

This European Standard specifies a method to measure water absorption of porous inorganic materials used for and constituting cultural property by pipe method. The method may be used on porous inorganic materials which are untreated or have been subjected to any treatment or ageing. The method may be used both in the laboratory and in situ due to its non destructive nature.


Items of art and handicrafts. Cultural property and heritage (97.195)

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Language: English

Written by: SIS - Miljö och energi

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Article no: STD-88993

Edition: 1

Approved: 2/11/2013

No of pages: 24