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ASTM C541 – Standard Specification for Linings for Asbestos-Cement Pipe


This specification covers requirements for plastic linings to be applied to asbestos-cement pipe, designed for special service in carrying corrosive fluids.

This specification also covers methods of testing plastic lining material as well as sections of lined pipe.

The requirements established by this specification shall serve as a guide in, but not the sole basis for, judging the suitability of the product for a particular service. The selection of the material should include consideration of performance in similar applications or testing under the intended service condition.


asbestos; asbestos-cement; asbestos-cement pipe; linings; pipe