STP148D

    Proposed Procedure for Determination of Precision of Committee D-19 Methods

    Published: Jan 1960


      Format Pages Price  
    PDF Version (84K) 4 $25   ADD TO CART
    Complete Source PDF (14M) 4 $146   ADD TO CART


    Abstract

    Each method of analysis, determination, or measurement requires a statement of the precision attainable by the method. For Committee D-19 methods, this statement must conform with the definition of precision in the Definitions of Terms Relating to Industrial Water and Industrial Waste Water (ASTM Designation: D 1129). This means that the task group proposing a new or revised method must carry out suitably planned trials from which the precision (over-all, estimated standard deviation) of the method can be calculated. This method provides general guidance to task groups in planning and conducting such a determination of precision. Distribution of identical, stable samples is essential for this general plan; suggestions for methods for which such samples are impossible are given at the end of this procedure.


    Author Information:

    Committee D-19,


    Paper ID: STP44226S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D19.02

    DOI: 10.1520/STP44226S


    CrossRef ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.