EN 12317-1:1999

Flexible sheets for waterproofing - Part 1: Bitumen sheets for roof waterproofing - Determination of shear resistance of joints

Publication date:   Jun 9, 2002

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   Jun 28, 2023


CEN/TC 254 Flexible sheets for waterproofing

European Norm

91.100.50   Binders. Sealing materials



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This European Standard specifies a test method for determining the resistance to shearing of a joint between two adjacent sheets of the same bitumen-based roofing sheets. This European Standard is to be used for testing the joints in mechanically fastened or ballasted single layer bitumen roofing. It is not designed for testing fully bonded or multilayer built up roofing.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


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

Life cycle


EN 12317-1:1999
90.93 Standard confirmed
Jun 28, 2023