BS 890:1995 - Specification for building limes

BS 890:1995

Specification for building limes

Status : Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : October 1995 Replaced By : BS EN 459-1:2001


Specifies requirements for calcium, dolomitic and hydraulic limes for use as binders in mortars for masonry and rendering.

Standard NumberBS 890:1995
TitleSpecification for building limes
StatusSuperseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date15 October 1995
Withdrawn Date01 July 2003
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN 459-1:2001
ReplacesBS 890:1972
Draft Superseded By93/106385 DC
DescriptorsLime, Construction materials, Slaked lime, Quicklime, Putty, Binding agents, Chemical composition, Compositional tolerances, Performance, Performance testing, Fineness, Air, Water, Conformity, Statistical quality control, Defects, Inspection by attributes, Inspection by variables, Carbon dioxide, Strength of materials, Density, Sulfites, Magnesium inorganic compounds, Monoxides, Samples, Sampling methods, Insoluble matter determination, Solvent extraction methods, Workability, Marking, Storage, Safety measures, Occupational safety
Title in FrenchSpecification des chaux de construction
Title in GermanLieferbedingung fuer Baukalke
ISBN0 580 23292 1
File Size451.8 KB
NotesSee also BS EN 459-1:2001.

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