EN 12860:2001

Gypsum based adhesives for gypsum blocks - Definitions, requirements and test methods

Publication date:   May 10, 2003

General information

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CEN

CEN/TC 241 Gypsum and gypsum based products

European Norm

83.180   Adhesives

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Scope

This European Standard specifies the characteristics and performance of gypsum based adhesives used for assembling gypsum blocks or other gypsum units. It covers the following performance characteristics related to the essential requirements :
- reaction to fire ;
- release of dangerous substances ;
measured according to the corresponding European test methods.
It defines the reference tests for technical specifications.
It provides for the evaluation of conformity of the product to this European Standard.
This European Standard covers also additional technical characteristics that are of importance for the use and acceptance of the product by the Building Industry :
- direct airborne sound insulation ;
- bond strength ;
- thermal resistance calculated with thermal conductivity values from the Table 1 (see 5.3.2).

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard

89/106/EEC

Construction products

Harmonized/Supporting
305/2011

Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

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CORRIGENDA / AMENDMENTS

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EN 12860:2001/AC:2002