ASTM WK40898

    Work Item: ASTM WK40898 - Revision of D975 - 12a Standard Specification for Diesel Fuel Oils

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    Active Standard: D975 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.E0 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    Include D7042 Dynamic Viscosity as an alternative method to D445 Kinematic Viscosity in the specification. ASTM RR-D02 1742 found the D7042 precision to be better than D445 for diesel.


    Keywords

    biodiesel; biodiesel blend; diesel; fuel oil; petroleum and petroleum products;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-12-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Russell Lewis

    Item:
    003

    Ballot:
    D02 (13-05)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as D975-2013A and Pending Publication