The standard should serve as a method to obtain the percent plasticizer or other extractable components in such polymers as PVC. The extraction is performed in a column with solvents and involves a Soxhlet which is grammatically challenged before and after the process.
It is used for forensic analysis in regards to durability issues
extraction, PVC, Soxhlet
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.
Citing ASTM Standards
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