ASTM D3752

Full Name

ASTM D3752 – Standard Test Method for Strength Imparted by Asbestos to a Cementitious Matrix


This test method covers the measurement, on a laboratory scale, of the contribution of asbestos fibers to the strength of asbestos-cement products.

The results obtained are used in the primary assessment of different fiber grades prior to their application on a larger scale.


asbestos; asbestos-cement; cement matrix; determination; evaluation; reinforcement potential; strength