Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 459-1:2015

Building lime - Part 1: Definitions, specifications and conformity criteria

Status: Valid

Scope
This European Standard applies to building lime used for: - preparation of binder for mortar (for example for masonry, rendering and plastering); - production of other construction products (for example calcium silicate bricks, autoclaved aerated concrete, concrete, etc.); - civil engineering applications (for example soil treatment, asphalt mixtures, etc.). It gives definitions for the different types of building lime and their classification. It also gives requirements for their chemical and physical properties which depend on the type of building lime and specifies the conformity criteria. Terms of delivery or other contractual conditions, normally included in documents exchanged between the supplier and the purchaser of building lime, are outside the scope of this European Standard.

Subjects

Construction materials and building (Vocabularies) Cement, gypsum, lime, mortar


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Standardiseringens stöd

International title: Building lime - Part 1: Definitions, specifications and conformity criteria

Article no: STD-8013849

Edition: 3

Approved: 5/3/2015

No of pages: 60

Replaces: SS-EN 459-1:2010