ASTM D1171 2016 Edition, January 1, 2016
Standard Test Method for Rubber Deterioration-Surface Ozone Cracking Outdoors (Triangular Specimens)
Includes all amendments and changes through Editorial Change 1, November 2016
Published By:ASTM International (ASTM)
This test method permits the estimation of the relative ability of rubber compounds used for applications requiring resistance to outdoor weathering.
This test method is not applicable to materials ordinarily classed as hard rubber, but is adaptable to molded or extruded soft rubber materials and sponge rubber for use in window weatherstripping as well as similar automotive applications.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.