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ASTM C700 – Standard Specification for Vitrified Clay Pipe, Extra Strength, Standard Strength, and Perforated


This specification establishes the criteria for acceptance, prior to installation, of extra strength and standard strength vitrified clay pipe and fittings to be used for the conveyance of sewage, industrial wastes, and storm water; and extra strength perforated and standard strength perforated vitrified clay pipe to be used for underdrainage, filter fields, leaching fields, and similar subdrainage installations.


absorption test; bearing strength; bell; chemical resistance; clay; corrosion resistance; drains; fittings; leachate; leaching fields; perforated pipe; pipe; plain end; sewers; spigot; vitrified