Canadian Codes & Standards Guide

Canadian Standards Association (CSA)

Masonry Construction for Buildings: CSA A371

Fired Masonry Brick made from Clay or Shale:CSA A82

Connectors for Masonry: CSA A370

Mortar and Grout for Unit Masonry: CSA A179

Concrete Masonry Units, CSA A165.1 & CSA A165.2

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American Codes & Standards Guide

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)

Terminology for Clay Products: C43

Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Brick and Structural Clay Tile: C67

Standard Specification for Facing Brick (Solid Masonry Units made from Clay or Shale): C216

Specification for Mortar for Unit Masonry: C270

Specification for Grout for Masonry: C476

Standard Specification for Hollow Brick (Hollow Masonry Units made from Clay or Shale: C652

Concrete Facing Brick ASTM C1634

Load-bearing Concrete Masonry Units ASTM C90

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