BS 2782-0:2004 - Methods of testing plastics. Introduction – BSI British Standards
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BS 2782-0:2004

Methods of testing plastics. Introduction

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : April 2004 Replaced By : BS 2782-0:2011

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This British Standard, a part of the BS 2782 series, provides a general introduction to the methods of test for plastics some of which are presented in the other Parts of the series. Annex A lists the individual methods and Annex B describes an obsolescent method (508A), formerly given in BS 2782:1970 and still referred to by the Building Regulations.

BS 2782-0:2004, together with ISO test methods provide a rationalized collection of methods for testing plastics materials and includes tests that are applied to moulding and extrusion compounds, synthetic resins, reinforced plastics, semi fabricated  products such as sheet, film, rod and tube, and finished articles in the form of mouldings and extrusions.

Standard NumberBS 2782-0:2004
TitleMethods of testing plastics. Introduction
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date28 April 2004
Confirm Date01 January 2010
Withdrawn Date30 September 2011
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)BS 2782:1970, BS 4618:1970, BS 4618-1, BS 4618-2, BS 4618-3, BS 4618-4, BS 4618-5, BS EN ISO 291:1997, BS EN ISO 3696:1995, BS EN ISO 10350, BS EN ISO 11403, ISO 1000:1992, Building Regulations 1985
Replaced ByBS 2782-0:2011
ReplacesBS 2782-0:1995
Draft Superseded By02/123547 DC
DescriptorsPlastics and rubber technology, Plastics, Testing, Testing conditions, Test atmospheres, Test specimens, Specimen preparation, Fire tests, Burning rate
Title in FrenchMéthodes d'essais des plastics. Introduction
Title in GermanPruefmethoden fuer Kunststoffe. Einfuehrung
ISBN0 580 43591 1
File Size814.9 KB

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