STP148E: D 513 - 57 Standard Methods of Test for Total Carbon Dioxide and Calculation of the Carbonate and Bicarbonate Ions in Industrial Water

    Committee D-19,

    Pages: 8    Published: Jan 1960


    (a) These methods cover the determination of total carbon dioxide, both dissolved and chemically combined, in industrial water. The methods also cover the calculation of the concentrations of carbonic acid, bicarbonate ion, and carbonate ion. Two methods are given, as follows: (b) The referee method provides the maximum accuracy and freedom from interference. The non-referee method requires less apparatus, but is less precise and more liable to interference problems.

    Paper ID: STP48519S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D19.05

    DOI: 10.1520/STP48519S

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