ASTM C1602

Full Name

ASTM C1602 – Standard Specification for Mixing Water Used in the Production of Hydraulic Cement Concrete


This specification covers the compositional and performance requirements for water used as mixing water in hydraulic cement concrete. It defines sources of water and provides requirements and testing frequencies for qualifying individual or combined water sources. In any case where the requirements of the purchaser differ from these in this specification, the purchaser’s specification shall govern.

This specification does not purport to cover methods of storage, transportation, or blending of water, or to address the development and maintenance of quality control programs sponsored or managed by the manufacturer


combined water; density; extended set control admixture; mixing water; recycled water