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FEBRUARY 2000 Approved Standards Actions


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A Committees B Committees C Committees D Committees
E Committees F Committees G Committees
E01 on Analytical Chemistry for Metals, Ores and Related Materials

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 03.05, 2000
E 342-99 (Includes change to title), Test Method for Determination of Chromium Oxide in Chrome Ores by Permanganate Titrimetry
Volume 03.06, 2000
E 815-99 (Includes change to title), Test Method for Determination of Calcium Fluoride in Fluorspar by Complexometric Titration
E 841-99 (Includes change to title), Test Method for Determination of Copper in Iron Ores and Related Materials by Atomic Absorption Spectrometry

E04 on Metallography

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 03.01, 2000
E 407-99, Practice for Microetching Metals and Alloys
E 562-99, Test Method for Determining Volume Fraction by Systematic Manual Point Count
E 1558-99, Guide for Electrolytic Polishing of Metallographic Specimens
E06 on Performance of Building Constructions

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 04.11, 2000
E 779-99, Test Method for Determining Air Leakage Rate by Fan Pressurization
E 865-99, Specification for Structural Film Adhesives for Honeycomb Sandwich Panels
E 1613-99 (Includes change to title), Test Method for Determination of Lead by Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometry (ICP-AES), Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (FAAS), or Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (GFAAS) Techniques
E 1730-99 (Includes change to title), Specification for Rigid Foam for Use in Structural Sandwich Panel Cores
E 1925-99, Specification for Engineering and Design Criteria for Rigid Wall Relocatable Structures

E07 on Nondestructive Testing

EDITORIAL CHANGE
Volume 03.03, 2000
E 155-95e2, Reference Radiographs for Inspection of Aluminum and Magnesium Castings

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 03.03, 2000
E 1004-99 (Includes change to title), Practice for Determining Electrical Conductivity Using the Electromagnetic Eddy-Current Method

E10 on Nuclear Technology and Applications

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 12.02, 1998
E 261-98, Practice for Determining Neutron Fluence, Fluence Rate, and Spectra by Radioactivation Techniques
E 262-97, Test Method for Determining Thermal Neutron Reaction and Fluence Rates by Radioactivation Techniques
E 481-97, Test Method for Measuring Neutron Fluence Rates by Radioactivation of Cobalt and Silver
E 509-97, Guide for In-Service Annealing of Light-Water Cooled Nuclear Reactor Vessels
E 526-97, Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Titanium
E 666-97, Practice for Calculating Absorbed Dose from Gamma or X Radiation
E 668-97, Practice for Application of Thermoluminescence-Dosimetry (TLD) Systems for Determining Absorbed Dose in Radiation-Hardness Testing of Electronic Devices
E 844-97, Guide for Sensor Set Design and Irradiation for Reactor Surveillance, E 706(IIc)
E 1005-97, Test Method for Application and Analysis of Radiometric Monitors for Reactor Vessel Surveillance, E 706(IIIa)

E15 on Industrial and Specialty Chemicals

NEW STANDARD
Volume 15.05, 2000
E 2036-99, Test Method for Nitrogen Trichloride in Liquid Chlorine by High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
E 2037-99, Test Method for Bromine Chloride in Liquid Chlorine by High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 15.05, 2000
E 324-99, Test Method for Relative Initial and Final Melting Points and the Melting Range of Organic Chemicals
E 806-99, Test Method for Carbon Tetrachloride and Chloroform in Liquid Chlorine by Direct Injection Gas Chromatographic Procedure
E 1547-99 (Includes change to title), Terminology Relating to Industrial and Specialty Chemicals

E27 on Hazard Potential of Chemicals

REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 14.02, 2000
E 918-83(1999)

E28 on Mechanical Testing

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 03.01, 2000
E 1544-99, Practice for Construction of a Stepped Block and Its Use to Estimate Errors Produced by Speed-of-Sound Measurement Systems for Use on Solids

E33 on Environmental Acoustics

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 04.06, 2000
C 367-99, Test Methods for Strength Properties of Prefabricated Architectural Acoustical Tile or Lay-In Ceiling Panels

E35 on Pesticides

NEW STANDARD
Volume 11.05, 2000
E 2045-99, Practice for Detailed Clinical Observations of Test Animals

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 11.05, 2000
E 1517-99, Test Method for Determining the Effectiveness of Liquid, Gel, Cream, or Shampoo Insecticides Against Human Louse Ova
E 1520-99 (Includes change to title), Test Method for Particle Counts Per Pound of Granular Carriers and Dry-Applied Granular Formulations
E 1674-99, Test Method for Cardiac Sensitization Study on Dogs

E37 Thermal Measurements

NEW STANDARD
Volume 14.02, 2000
E 2038-99, Test Method for Temperature Calibration of Dielectric Analyzers

E44 Solar, Geothermal and Other Alternative Energy Sources

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 12.02, 2000
E 1039-99, Test Method for Calibration of Silicon Non-Concentrator Photovoltaic Primary Reference Cells Under Global Irradiation
E 1125-99, Test Method for Calibration of Primary Non-Concentrator Terrestrial Photovoltaic Reference Cells Using a Tabular Spectrum
E 1143-99, Test Method for Determining the Linearity of a Photovoltaic Device Parameter with Respect to a Test Parameter
E 1171-99, Test Methods for Photovoltaic Modules in Cyclic Temperature and Humidity Environments
E 1328-99, Terminology Relating to Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conversion
E 1362-99, Test Method for Calibration of Non-Concentrator Photovoltaic Secondary Reference Cells
E 1596-99, Test Methods for Solar Radiation Weathering of Photovoltaic Modules
E 1597-99, Test Method for Saltwater Pressure Immersion and Temperature Testing of Photovoltaic Modules for Marine Environments

E49 on Computerized Systems and Chemical and Material Information

REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 14.01, 2000
E 1314-89(1999)
E 1443-94(1999)
E 1578-93(1999)urces

G01 on Corrosion of Metals

REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 03.02, 2000
G 15-99b, Terminology Relating to Corrosion and Corrosion Testing
G 33-99, Practice for Recording Data From Atmospheric Corrosion Tests of Metallic-Coated Steel Specimens
G 48-99a, Test Methods for Pitting and Crevice Corrosion Resistance of Stainless Steels and Related Alloys by Use of Ferric Chloride Solution
G 109-99a, Test Method for Determining the Effects of Chemical Admixtures on the Corrosion of Embedded Steel Reinforcement in Concrete Exposed to Chloride Environments
G 161-99a, Guide for Corrosion-Related Failure Analysis

REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD WITH EDITORIAL CHANGE
Volume 03.02, 2000
G 16-95(1999)e1
G 84-89(1999)e1

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