ASTM E2740 - 12(2018) - Standard Specification for Trash Receptacles Subjected to Blast Resistance Testing
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ASTM E2740 - 12(2018)

Standard Specification for Trash Receptacles Subjected to Blast Resistance Testing

Status : Current   Published : January 2018



1.1 This specification provides performance requirements for trash receptacles when subjected to the explosive tests described in Test Method E2639.

1.1.1 These trash receptacles are intended for use in public spaces.

1.2  Units—The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values stated in parentheses are for information only.

1.3  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.4  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM E2740 - 12(2018)
TitleStandard Specification for Trash Receptacles Subjected to Blast Resistance Testing
Publication Date01 January 2018
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
Descriptors Bare charge, blast resistance, explosives, force protection, fragmentation charge, performance requirements, primary fragments, secondary fragments, testing, trash receptacle
File Size350 KB

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