ASTM WK37716

    Work Item: ASTM WK37716 - New Test Method for NanoParticle Analysis and Characterization by TEM

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    Developed by Subcommittee: D22.07 | Committee D22 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Scope

    To outline standardized analysis procedures to identify, characterize and quantify nanoparticles in bulk, liquid, and air samples.

    Though still in its early stages nanotechnology is generating keen interest and also concerns about health effects. There is a growing need for standardized methods for the analysis and characterization of nanoparticles in various products and in the environment.


    Keywords

    Titanium Oxide, Zinc Oxide, Particle Size Analysis, Particle Size Distribution, Circularity

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    05-17-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Edward Cahill

    Status:
    Draft Under Development