ASTM WK43124

    New Test Method for Thermogravimetric analysis of cement

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    WK43124

    1. Scope

    To develop an additional standard or to include a new section in ASTM C 114 for automated thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) to identify compounds of interest in cement composition.

    Advances in TGA equipment offers unique capabilities to identify gypsum plaster hydroxides carbonates and other hydrated in cement. Multi step loss on ignition data is available on NIST cement reference material.


    Keywords

    TGA multistep environment automated composition

    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:
    08-08-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Jeffrey Bullard

    Status:
    Draft Under Development