Active Standard: D5842 - 14
This document is being balloted to ASTM D02.02 and D02 The current document is in inconsistent with other recently developed standards/practices. For example, ASTM Practice D7717-11(Standard Practice for Preparing Volumetric Blends of Denatured Fuel Ethanol and Gasoline Blendstocks for Laboratory Analysis) was recently published to provide guidance for the long-standing practice of preparing gasoline and denatured ethanol laboratory composite blends. The current document (D5842/8.4) contains a precautionary statement to Never manually prepare composite samples for this test. The document will be revised to remove the inconsistency..
Keywordsdry vapor pressure; fuels; gasoline; gasoline sampling; petroleum products; sampling; sample handling; sampling of volatile products; vapor pressure; volatility; Dry vapor pressure; DVPE (dry vapor pressure equivalent); Gasoline sampling; Petroleum products; Sampling petroleum products; Vapor pressure (VP
Ballot Item Approved as D5842-2014 and Pending Publication