ASTM WK42789

    New Test Method for Determination of Aspahaltene Content

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    1. Scope

    The standard provides an instrumental method for the determination of the heptane insoluble asphaltene content of gas oil, diesel fuel, residual fuel oils, lubricating oil, bitumen and crude petroleum

    Useful in the petroleum industry providing more rapid determinations of aspahltene content.


    Instrumental method for asphaltenes in crude oil

    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:

    Technical Contact:
    Farshid Mostowfi

    Draft Under Development