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    Standard Terminology of Adhesives

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  16-05-2023

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    1.1This terminology standard is a compilation of definitions used in the science and technology of the adhesives industry. Terms that are generally understood or adequately defined in other readily available sources are not included.

    1.2Any changes in this standard since 1988 are documented as follows:

    1.2.1Appendix X1 gives a history of revisions made since 1988. Table X1.1 lists the terms that are affected as: (1) Terms Added, (2) Terms Revised, and (3) Terms Deleted.

    1.2.1.1In Table X1.1, the year of publication in Volume 15.06 is shown in parentheses following the term.

    1.2.2In the text of the standard, the year of publication is shown following each definition. Also, the following codes are included after the year of publication to describe the type change that was made: (A) Addition, (R) Revision, or (E) Edited.

    1.2.3Deletions are shown in Appendix X1, suitably footnoted. The deleted terms do not appear in the text of the standard.

    1.2.4Any special circumstances not covered by 1.2.2 and 1.2.3 are documented in Table X1.1, suitably footnoted.

    1.3This 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.

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    Committee D 14
    Document Type Reference Material
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    ASTM D 3121 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Tack of Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives by Rolling Ball
    ASTM D 3498 : 2019 : REV A Standard Specification for Adhesives for Field-Gluing Wood Structural Panels (Plywood or Oriented Strand Board) to Wood Based Floor System Framing
    ASTM D 1144 : 1999 : R2021 Standard Practice for Determining Strength Development of Adhesive Bonds
    ASTM D 3535 : 2007 : REV A : R2021 Standard Test Method for Resistance to Creep Under Static Loading for Structural Wood Laminating Adhesives Used Under Exterior Exposure Conditions
    ASTM D 7247 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Shear Strength of Adhesive Bonds in Laminated Wood Products at Elevated Temperatures
    ASTM D 1995 : 1992 : R2017 Standard Test Methods for Multi-Modal Strength Testing of Autohesives (Contact Adhesives)
    ASTM E 1749 : 2018 Standard Terminology Relating to Rigid Wall Relocatable Shelters
    ASTM D 6396 : 1999 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Testing of Pipe Thread Sealants on Pipe Tees
    ASTM D 6412/D6412M : 1999 : R2020 Standard Specification for Epoxy (Flexible) Adhesive For Bonding Metallic And Nonmetallic Materials
    ASTM D 1338 : 1999 : R2021 Standard Practice for Working Life of Liquid or Paste Adhesives by Consistency and Bond Strength
    ASTM D 7532 : 2009 : R2021 Standard Practice for Determination of Re-tack Ability of Carpet Adhesives
    ASTM D 1184 : 1998 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Flexural Strength of Adhesive Bonded Laminated Assemblies
    ASTM C 557 : 2003 : R2017 Standard Specification for Adhesives for Fastening Gypsum Wallboard to Wood Framing
    ASTM D 4783 : 2001 : R2021 Standard Test Methods for Resistance of Adhesive Preparations in Container to Attack by Bacteria, Yeast, and Fungi
    ASTM D 3983 : 1998 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Measuring Strength and Shear Modulus of Nonrigid Adhesives by the Thick-Adherend Tensile-Lap Specimen
    ASTM D 4688/D4688M : 2014 : R2021 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Evaluating Structural Adhesives for Finger Jointing Lumber
    ASTM D 6195 : 2022 Standard Test Methods for Loop Tack
    ASTM C 1862 : 2017 Standard Test Method for the Nominal Joint Strength of End-Plug Joints in Advanced Ceramic Tubes at Ambient and Elevated Temperatures
    ASTM D 5656 : 2010 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Thick-Adherend Metal Lap-Shear Joints for Determination of the Stress-Strain Behavior of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 5657 : 2007 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Fluid Tightness Ability of Adhesives Used on Threaded Fasteners
    ASTM D 2095 : 1996 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Tensile Strength of Adhesives by Means of Bar and Rod Specimens
    ASTM D 3164 : 2003 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Adhesively Bonded Plastic Lap-Shear Sandwich Joints in Shear by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 1781 : 1998 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Climbing Drum Peel for Adhesives
    ASTM D 7446 : 2009 : R2017 Standard Specification for Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) Adhesives for Laminating Oriented Strand Board (OSB) to Rigid Cellular Polystryene Thermal Insulation Core Materials
    ASTM D 6411/D6411M : 1999 : R2020 Standard Specification for Silicone Rubber Room Temperature Vulcanizing Low Outgassing Materials
    ASTM D 905 : 2008 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Adhesive Bonds in Shear by Compression Loading
    ASTM D 5868 : 2001 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Lap Shear Adhesion for Fiber Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Bonding
    ASTM F 824 : 2022 Standard Specification for Tables, Mess, Marine, Steel
    ASTM F 826 : 2022 Standard Specification for Tops, Furniture, Marine, Steel
    ASTM D 3528 : 1996 : R2016 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Double Lap Shear Adhesive Joints by Tension Loading
    ASTM B 1021 : 2021 Standard Test Method for Peel Resistance of Metal Sheets Joined by High Strength Bonds
    ASTM D 904 : 1999 : R2021 Standard Practice for Exposure of Adhesive Specimens to Artificial Light
    ASTM F 2256 : 2005 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Tissue Adhesives in T-Peel by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 4300 : 2023 Standard Test Methods for Ability of Adhesive Films to Support or Resist the Growth of Fungi
    ASTM D 2093 : 2003 : R2017 Standard Practice for Preparation of Surfaces of Plastics Prior to Adhesive Bonding
    ASTM D 2651 : 2001 : R2016 Standard Guide for Preparation of Metal Surfaces for Adhesive Bonding
    ASTM D 2918 : 1999 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Durability Assessment of Adhesive Joints Stressed in Peel
    ASTM D 5040 : 1990 : R2021 Standard Test Methods for Ash Content of Adhesives
    ASTM D 1304 : 1999 : R2020 : EDT 1 Standard Test Methods for Adhesives Relative to Their Use as Electrical Insulation
    ASTM D 1151 : 2000 : R2022 Standard Practice for Effect of Moisture and Temperature on Adhesive Bonds
    ASTM D 2851 : 2015 Standard Specification for Liquid Optical Adhesive
    ASTM D 2293 : 1996 : R2016 Standard Test Method for Creep Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Compression Loading (Metal-to-Metal)
    ASTM E 1773 : 2018 Standard Practice for Sealing Rigid Wall Tactical Shelters with Polysulfide Based Sealants
    ASTM D 1489 : 2009 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Nonvolatile Content of Aqueous Adhesives
    ASTM D 6465 : 1999 : R2016 Standard Guide for Selecting Aerospace and General Purpose Adhesives and Sealants
    ASTM D 5215 : 1993 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Instrumental Evaluation of Staining of Vinyl Flooring by Adhesives
    ASTM F 2468 : 2005 : R2019 Standard Classification for Specifying Silicone Adhesives and Sealants for Transportation Applications
    ASTM D 8089 : 2017 Standard Practice for Accelerated Heat Aging for Floor Covering Adhesives
    ASTM D 3163 : 2001 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Determining Strength of Adhesively Bonded Rigid Plastic Lap-Shear Joints in Shear by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 4501 : 2001 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Shear Strength of Adhesive Bonds Between Rigid Substrates by the Block-Shear Method
    ASTM D 2294 : 1996 : R2016 Standard Test Method for Creep Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading (Metal-to-Metal)
    ASTM D 2739 : 1997 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Volume Resistivity of Conductive Adhesives
    ASTM D 4690 : 2012 : R2018 Standard Specification for Urea-Formaldehyde Resin Adhesives
    ASTM F 2523 : 2013 : R2020 Standard Practice for Blowout Resistance of Room-Temperature Vulcanized Elastomers
    ASTM D 883 : 2022 Standard Terminology Relating to Plastics
    ASTM D 3930 : 2008 : R2015 Standard Specification for Adhesives for Wood-Based Materials for Construction of Manufactured Homes
    ASTM D 6383/D6383M : 1999 : R2021 Standard Practice for Time-to-Failure (Creep-Rupture) of Adhesive Joints Fabricated from EPDM Roof Membrane Material
    ASTM D 3111 : 2019 Standard Practice for Flexibility Determination of Hot-Melt Adhesives by Mandrel Bend Test
    ASTM D 2094 : 2000 : R2023 Standard Practice for Preparation of Bar and Rod Specimens for Adhesion Tests
    ASTM F 412 : 2021 Standard Terminology Relating to Plastic Piping Systems
    ASTM D 4317 : 2016 Standard Specification for Polyvinyl Acetate-Based Emulsion Adhesives
    ASTM D 3166 : 1999 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Fatigue Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading (Metal/Metal)
    ASTM D 8397 : 2022 Standard Specification for Acrylic and Reactive Adhesives for Installation of Vinyl and Rubber Floor Coverings
    ASTM D 1828 : 2001 : R2021 Standard Practice for Atmospheric Exposure of Adhesive-Bonded Joints and Structures
    ASTM D 1876 : 2008 : R2015 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Peel Resistance of Adhesives (T-Peel Test)
    ASTM D 903 : 1998 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Peel or Stripping Strength of Adhesive Bonds
    ASTM D 1183 : 2003 : R2019 Standard Practices for Resistance of Adhesives to Cyclic Laboratory Aging Conditions
    ASTM D 4339 : 2001 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Odor of Adhesives
    ASTM D 3933 : 1998 : R2017 Standard Guide for Preparation of Aluminum Surfaces for Structural Adhesives Bonding (Phosphoric Acid Anodizing)
    ASTM D 5574 : 1994 : R2021 Standard Test Methods for Establishing Allowable Mechanical Properties of Wood-Bonding Adhesives for Design of Structural Joints
    ASTM D 3310 : 2000 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Determining Corrosivity of Adhesive Materials
    ASTM D 3807 : 1998 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Adhesives in Cleavage Peel by Tension Loading (Engineering Plastics-to-Engineering Plastics)
    ASTM D 2295 : 1996 : R2016 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading at Elevated Temperatures (Metal-to-Metal)
    ASTM D 4027 : 1998 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Measuring Shear Properties of Structural Adhesives by the Modified-Rail Test
    ASTM D 1780 : 2005 : R2020 Standard Practice for Conducting Creep Tests of Metal-to-Metal Adhesives
    ASTM D 5747/D5747M : 2021 Standard Practice for Tests to Evaluate the Chemical Resistance of Geomembranes to Liquids
    ASTM D 1146 : 2000 : R2018 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Blocking Point of Potentially Adhesive Layers
    ASTM D 1583 : 2001 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Hydrogen Ion Concentration of Dry Adhesive Films
    ASTM F 2258 : 2005 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Tissue Adhesives in Tension
    ASTM D 1002 : 2010 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Apparent Shear Strength of Single-Lap-Joint Adhesively Bonded Metal Specimens by Tension Loading (Metal-to-Metal)
    ASTM D 4680 : 1998 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Creep and Time to Failure of Adhesives in Static Shear by Compression Loading (Wood-to-Wood)
    ASTM F 2458 : 2005 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Wound Closure Strength of Tissue Adhesives and Sealants
    ASTM D 1488 : 2000 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Amylaceous Matter in Adhesives
    ASTM D 950 : 2003 : R2020 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Impact Strength of Adhesive Bonds
    ASTM D 1490 : 2001 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Nonvolatile Content of Urea-Formaldehyde Resin Solutions
    ASTM D 5649 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Torque Strength of Adhesives Used on Threaded Fasteners
    ASTM D 2559 : 2012 : REV A : R2018 Standard Specification for Adhesives for Bonded Structural Wood Products for Use Under Exterior Exposure Conditions
    ASTM D 3658 : 2001 : R2016 Standard Test Method for Determining the Torque Strength of Ultraviolet (UV) Light-Cured Glass/Metal Adhesive Joints
    ASTM D 3929 : 2003 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Evaluating Stress Cracking of Plastics by Adhesives Using the Bent-Beam Method
    ASTM D 2556 : 2014 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Apparent Viscosity of Adhesives Having Shear-Rate-Dependent Flow Properties Using Rotational Viscometry
    ASTM F 823 : 2022 Standard Specification for Desk, Log, Marine, Steel, with Cabinet
    ASTM D 4562 : 2001 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Shear Strength of Adhesives Using Pin-and-Collar Specimen
    ASTM D 6463/D6463M : 2006 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Time to Failure of Pressure Sensitive Articles Under Sustained Shear Loading
    ASTM D 3808 : 2001 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Qualitative Determination of Adhesion of Adhesives to Substrates by Spot Adhesion
    ASTM D 5572 : 1995 : R2019 Standard Specification for Adhesives Used for Finger Joints in Nonstructural Lumber Products
    ASTM F 825 : 2022 Standard Specification for Drawers, Furniture, Marine, Steel
    ASTM D 1879 : 2006 : R2023 Standard Practice for Exposure of Adhesive Specimens to Ionizing Radiation
    ASTM D 1582 : 1998 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Nonvolatile Content of Liquid Phenol, Resorcinol, and Melamine Adhesives
    ASTM D 4896 : 2001 : R2016 Standard Guide for Use of Adhesive-Bonded Single Lap-Joint Specimen Test Results
    ASTM D 899 : 2000 : R2018 Standard Practice for Applied Weight Per Unit Area of Liquid Adhesive
    ASTM D 5363 : 2016 Standard Specification for Anaerobic Single-Component Adhesives (AN)
    ASTM D 7799 : 2012 : REV A : R2021 Standard Specification for Tufted and Woven Broadloom Carpet Adhesives Without Homogenous PVC or Non-PVC Backings
    ASTM D 7966/D7966M : 2016 Standard Test Method for Resistance to Creep of Adhesives in Static Shear by Compression Loading (Wood-to-Wood)
    ASTM D 5648 : 2001 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Torque-Tension Relationship of Adhesives Used on Threaded Fasteners (Lubricity)
    ASTM F 2392 : 2004 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Burst Strength of Surgical Sealants
    ASTM E 631 : 2015 Standard Terminology of Building Constructions
    ASTM D 4426 : 2001 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Determination of Percent Nonvolatile Content of Liquid Phenolic Resins Used for Wood Laminating
    ASTM D 4649 : 2020 Standard Guide for Use of Stretch Films and Wrapping Application
    ASTM D 1579 : 2001 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Filler Content of Phenol, Resorcinol, and Melamine Adhesives
    ASTM D 896 : 2004 : R2017 Standard Practice for Resistance of Adhesive Bonds to Chemical Reagents
    ASTM D 2557 : 1998 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Tensile-Shear Strength of Adhesives in the Subzero Temperature Range from −267.8 to −55°C (−450 to −67°F)
    ASTM D 6004 : 2021 Standard Test Method for Determining Adhesive Shear Strength of Resilient Flooring and Carpet Adhesives
    ASTM D 1084 : 2016 : R2021 Standard Test Methods for Viscosity of Adhesives
    ASTM D 5041 : 1998 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Fracture Strength in Cleavage of Adhesives in Bonded Joints
    ASTM D 4689 : 2012 : R2018 Standard Specification for Adhesive, Casein-Type
    ASTM D 5405/D5405M : 1998 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Conducting Time-to-Failure (Creep-Rupture) Tests of Joints Fabricated from Nonbituminous Organic Roof Membrane Material
    ASTM D 5573 : 1999 : R2019 Standard Practice for Classifying Failure Modes in Fiber-Reinforced-Plastic (FRP) Joints
    ASTM D 1337 : 2010 : R2021 Standard Practice for Storage Life of Adhesives by Viscosity and Bond Strength
    ASTM D 5751 : 1999 : R2019 Standard Specification for Adhesives Used for Laminate Joints in Nonstructural Lumber Products
    ASTM D 5113 : 1997 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Determining Adhesive Attack on Rigid Cellular Foam
    ASTM D 4800 : 1994 : R2015 Standard Guide for Classifying and Specifying Adhesives
    ASTM D 6862 : 2011 : R2021 Standard Test Method for 90 Degree Peel Resistance of Adhesives
    ASTM D 1101 : 1997 : REV A : R2018 Standard Test Methods for Integrity of Adhesive Joints in Structural Laminated Wood Products for Exterior Use
    ASTM D 897 : 2008 : R2016 Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Adhesive Bonds
    ASTM D 4502 : 1992 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Heat and Moisture Resistance of Wood-Adhesive Joints
    ASTM D 3165 : 2007 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading of Single-Lap-Joint Laminated Assemblies
    ASTM D 3482 : 2007 : REV A : R2023 Standard Practice for Determining Electrolytic Corrosion of Copper by Adhesives
    ASTM D 996 : 2023 Standard Terminology of Packaging and Distribution Environments
    ASTM D 3167 : 2010 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Floating Roller Peel Resistance of Adhesives
    ASTM D 6325 : 1998 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Determining Open Assembly Time of Carpet Mastic Adhesives
    ASTM F 2255 : 2005 : R2015 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Tissue Adhesives in Lap-Shear by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 3632 : 1998 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Accelerated Aging of Adhesive Joints by the Oxygen-Pressure Method
    ASTM D 7149 : 2005 : R2021 Standard Practice for Determining the Freeze Thaw Stability of Adhesives
    ASTM D 3434 : 2000 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Multiple-Cycle Accelerated Aging Test (Automatic Boil Test) for Exterior Wet Use Wood Adhesives
    ASTM D 6105 : 2004 : R2019 Standard Practice for Application of Electrical Discharge Surface Treatment (Activation) of Plastics for Adhesive Bonding
    ASTM F 822 : 2022 Standard Specification for Chest of Drawers (Chiffonier), Steel, Marine
    ASTM D 5824 : 1998 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Determining Resistance to Delamination of Adhesive Bonds in Overlay-Wood Core Laminates Exposed to Heat and Water
    ASTM D 7888 : 2018 Standard Practice for Evaluating Adhesive and the Effects of Plasticizer Found Within Polyvinyl Chloride-Backed Floor Coverings
    ASTM D 906 : 2020 Standard Test Method for Strength Properties of Adhesives in Plywood Type Construction in Shear by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 5267 : 1997 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Determination of Extrudability of Cartridge Adhesives
    ASTM D 2919 : 2001 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Determining Durability of Adhesive Joints Stressed in Shear by Tension Loading
    ASTM D 6464 : 2003 : REV A : R2017 Standard Specification for Expandable Foam Adhesives for Fastening Gypsum Wallboard to Wood Framing
    ASTM D 7998 : 2019 Standard Test Method for Measuring the Effect of Temperature on the Cohesive Strength Development of Adhesives using Lap Shear Bonds under Tensile Loading
    ASTM E 1605 : 2022 Standard Terminology Relating to Lead in Buildings
    ASTM D 1779 : 1998 : R2017 Standard Specification for Adhesive for Acoustical Materials
    ASTM D 1875 : 2003 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Density of Adhesives in Fluid Form
    ASTM D 3433 : 1999 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Fracture Strength in Cleavage of Adhesives in Bonded Metal Joints
    ASTM D 4338 : 1997 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Flexibility Determination of Supported Adhesive Films by Mandrel Bend
    ASTM D 9 : 2020 Standard Terminology Relating to Wood and Wood-Based Products

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    ASTM D 4680 : 1998 : R2023 Standard Test Method for Creep and Time to Failure of Adhesives in Static Shear by Compression Loading (Wood-to-Wood)
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