ASTM Emergency Work Group was formed in November 2009 to provide a Standard ... ASAP !!!
Obviously ... Consumers, Home Inspectors, Consultants, and Engineers needed this information and technical guidance ... ASAP !!!
Well I'm sad to say, the ASTM Emergency Work Group formed to address this specific issue, still has not issued a Standard or Guideline.
As the old saying goes ... "the wheels of justice move slowly" and the ASTM Emergency Work Group progress has moved at "glacier speed" under current Management, Supervision, and Technical Advisor ... after over two (2) years ... NO PUBLISHED STANDARD !!!
Foreman and Associates NDE (Non-Destructive Examination or Evaluation) Protocol has been confirmed, validated, and implemented since January 2009 and available, FREE to Consumers since February 2010, by simply logging onto the web site ...
Easy to follow narrative also explains the process, step by step.
Before you talk with anyone about the issues, do your homework and know the facts.
Sample testing of drywall, unless every installed sheet of drywall is tested, fails to accurately and cost effectively answer the question, all homeowners ask ...
Is my house ... "INFECTED" ???
Before you call an expert, or so called expert, and spend your hard earned money, take a minute and see for yourself ...
Educated, informed, and knowledgeable Consumers make our best clients, and know when they are being victimized ... again.
Call with any questions ... 941-955-8111
Michael S. Foreman
Foreman and Associates, Inc.
Forensic Construction Consultants
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Foreman and Associates, knowledge and expertise concerning Tainted Corrosive Drywall (TCDW) or Chinese Drywall (CDW) leads the Industry with:
First 100% Accurate NDE Diagnostic Protocol (January 2009)
First Environmental Insurance backed abatement and treatment Protocol
First to publish and share NDE Analysis Protocol (January 2010)
First to promote and endorse SNiPER® Treatment System
First to acknowledge and endorse personal property SNiPER® Treatment System
First Cost Effective abatement Protocol requiring ALL electrical wiring / fixtures, HVAC equipment / duct work, drywall, cabinets, interior doors / hardware, carpet and pad, plumbing fixtures, removal and replacement or SNiPER® Treatment of specific components.
Our firms Treatment Protocol for Tainted Corrosive Drywall or Chinese Drywall has been documented as 100% successful.
Our SNiPER® Treatment affords Clients a CDW / TCDW Specific Insurance Policy, covering any future out-gassing or environmental issues