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ASTM Volume 06.01 Paint -- Tests for Chemical, Physical, and Optical Properties; Appearance
This volume features the latest test methods for the chemical analysis of paints and paint materials, including determination of volatiles, nonvolatiles, pigments, water content, and other constituents. Other standards focus on the physical properties of applied paint films, such as film thickness and adherence, physical strength, resistance to chemicals, and environmental factors, as well as the physical and optical properties of liquid paints also appear. Also included are standards on accelerated testing.
Volume 06.01 also includes tests and practices on color and appearance analysis, color order systems, fluorescence, high visibility materials for individual safety, image based color measurement, photoluminescent safety markings, retroreflective materials, spectrophometry and colorimetry, and visual methods.