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Ed. Activities on durability of building products. Background study. (Espoo, Technical Research Centre of Finland, 1982). Masters, L. , Service Life prediction: the Barriers and Opportunities, Proceedings of the 9th CIB Congress (Gavle, National Swedish Institute for Building Research, 1983). ASTM E632-81, Standard Practice for Developing Accelerated Tests to Aid Prediction of Service Life of Building Components and Materials. (Philadelphia, American Society for Testing and Materials, 1982). Coulbert, C.

3 - Barriers associated with the methodology selected for evaluation of the durability. • The definition of functional requirements and of the limits of use is determined by convention. It would be interesting to submit to the international associations the question of determination of a lower limit for the properties of polymeric materials used in buildings. • The design of accelerated damaging test. Taking into account that it is at present impossible to reproduce for each material all the components of natural weathering with the same degree of acceleration, simplified accelerated tests are required to develop degradation models and to reveal the different qualities and improvement of formulations.

Contrat DGRST 74-7-0162 4. G. C. 5. R. COPE, Cahie~du CSTB n° 1426, Mars 1977 6. L. CHEVALIER and aI, Cahie~du CSTB n° 1616, Dec. 1979 7. Ch. MARECHAL, Cahiers du CSTB n° 1589, Sept. 1979 8. J. MARTIN, in 2nd Int. Conf. on the Durability, of Building Materials and Components, Sept. 1981 9. W. MASTERS, the 9th CIB Congress Stockholm, Aug. 1983 41 BARRIERS TO THE PREDICTION OF SERVICE LIFE OF INORGANIC MATERIALS Micheline Regourd Lafarge Coppee Recherche Trappes, France ABSTRACT The service life prediction of inorganic materials is, at present, primarily deduced from studies on mechanical and chemical performance in given environments.

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