ASTM WK41263

    Revision of D5517 - 07 Standard Test Method for Determining Extractability of Metals from Art Materials

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    Active Standard: D5517 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: D01.57 | Committee D01 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    The scope of this standard does not make it clear to users that in some instances substances which are found not to be soluble by this test may be found toxic or carcinogenic on animal tests. Solubility in the body can be accomplished by mechanisms other than acid solubility.


    art materials; bioavailability; soluble metals;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Monona Rossol

    Draft Under Development