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March 2002 Approved Standards Actions
A Committees B Committees C Committees D Committees
E Committees F Committees G Committees
D02 on Petroleum Products and Lubricants

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 05.04, 2001
D 6022-01, Practice for Calculation of Permanent Shear Stability Index

D03 on Gaseous Fuels

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 05.06, 2001
D 5504-01, Test Method for Determination of Sulfur Compounds in Natural Gas and Gaseous Fuels by Gas Chromatography and Chemiluminescence

D05 on Coal and Coke

• NEW STANDARD
Volume 05.06, 2001
D 6722-01, Test Method for Total Mercury in Coal and Coal Combustion Residues by Direct Combustion Analysis

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 05.06, 2001
D 3684-94, Test Method for Total Mercury in Coal by the Oxygen Bomb
D 6414-01, Test Methods for Total Mercury in Coal and Coal Combustion Residues by Acid Extraction or Wet Oxidation/ Cold Vapor Atomic Absorption

D07 on Wood

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 04.10, 2002
D 3737-01b, Practice for Establishing Allowable Properties for Structural Glued Laminated Timber Glulam

D09 on Electrical and Electronic Insulating Materials

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 10.01, 2002
D 69-01, Test Methods for Friction Tapes
D 2770-01, Specification for Ozone-Resisting Ethylene-Propylene Rubber Integral Insulation and Jacket for Wire and Cable
Volume 10.02, 2002
D 2519-01, Test Method for Bond Strength of Electrical Insulating Varnishes by the Helical Coil Test
D 5470-01, Test Method for Thermal Transmission Properties of Thin Thermally Conductive Solid Electrical Insulation Materials

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 10.01, 2002
D 1047-95 (2001)
Volume 10.02, 2002
D 2768-95 (2001)
D 4244-95 (2001)

D10 on Packaging

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 15.09, 2002
D 3652/D 3652M-01 (Includes change to title), Test Method for Thickness of Pressure-Sensitive Tapes
D 5330/D 5330M-01, Specification for Pressure-Sensitive Tape for Packaging, Filament-Reinforced
D 5749-01, Specification for Reinforced and Plain Gummed Tape for Sealing and Securing

D11 on Rubber

• NEW STANDARD
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 6738-01, Test Method for Precipitated Silica—Volatile Content
D 6739-01, Test Method for Silica —pH Value
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 6740-01, Test Method for Silanes Used in Rubber Formulations
D 6741-01, Test Methods for Silanes Used in Rubber Formulations

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 2632-01, Test Method for Rubber Property—Resilience by Vertical Rebound
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 5644-01, Test Methods for Rubber Compounding Materials —Determination of Particle Size Distribution of Recycled Vulcanizate Particulate Rubber
Volume 09.02, 2002
D 3577-01a, Specification for Rubber Surgical Gloves
D 3578-01a, Specification for Rubber Examination Gloves

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 1148-95 (2001)
D 1456-86 (2001)
D 1460-86 (2001)
D 1991-96 (2001)
D 1992-91 (2001)
D 2449-88 (2001)
D 3137-81 (2001)
D 3156-96 (2001)
D 3157-84 (2001)
D 3182-89 (2001)
D 3533-90 (2001)
D 3566-96 (2001)
D 4315-94 (2001)
D 4676-94 (2001)
D 4678-94 (2001)
D 4936-96 (2001)
D 4937-96 (2001)
D 5289-95 (2001)
D 5604-96 (2001)
D 5902-96 (2001)
D 5963-97a(2001)
D 5964-96 (2001)

D14 on Adhesives

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 15.06, 2002
D 1828-01, Practice for Atmospheric Exposure of Adhesive-Bonded Joints and Structures
D 2919-01, Test Method for Determining Durability of Adhesive Joints Stressed in Shear by Tension Loading
D 2979-01, Test Method for Pressure-Sensitive Tack of Adhesives Using an Inverted Probe Machine
D 3498-01, Specification for Adhesives for Field-Gluing Plywood to Lumber Framing for Floor Systems

D18 on Soil and Rock

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 04.08, 2001
D 653-97, Terminology Relating to Soil, Rock, and Contained Fluids
D 3740-01, Practice for Minimum Requirements for Agencies Engaged in the Testing and/or Inspection of Soil and Rock as Used in Engineering Design and Construction
D 4972-01, Test Method for pH of Soils
D 5255-01, Practice for Certification of Personnel Engaged in the Testing of Soil and Rock
D 5550-00, Test Method for Specific Gravity of Soil Solids by Gas Pycnometer
Volume 04.09, 2001
D 4511-00, Test Method for Hydraulic Conductivity of Essentially Saturated Peat

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 04.08, 2001
D 425-88 (2001)
Volume 04.09, 2001
D 5903-96 (2001)
D 5918-96 (2001)

D20 on Plastics

• NEW STANDARD
Volume 08.03, 2001
D 6691-01, Test Method for Determining Aerobic Biodegradation of Plastic Materials in the Marine Environment by a Defined Microbial Consortium

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 08.02, 2001
D 2842-01, Test Method for Water Absorption of Rigid Cellular Plastics
D 3307-01, Specification for Perfluoroalkoxy PFA -Fluorocarbon Resin Molding and Extrusion Materials
D 3308-01, Specification for PTFE Resin Skived Tape
D 3453-01, Specification for Flexible Cellular Materials—Urethane for Furniture and Automotive Cushioning, Bedding, and Similar Applications
D 3676-01, Specification for Rubber Cellular Cushion Used for Carpet or Rug Underlay
Volume 08.03, 2001
D 4745-01, Specification for Filled Compounds of Polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE Molding and Extrusion Materials
D 5155-01, Test Methods for Polyurethane Raw Materials: Determination of the Isocyanate Content of Aromatic Isocyanates

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 08.01, 2001
D 1972-97 (2001)
D 2287-96 (2001)
D 2288-97 (2001)
Volume 08.02, 2001
D 2383-97 (2001)
D 3935-94 (2001)

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD WITH EDITORIAL CHANGE
Volume 08.02, 2001
D 4093-95 (2001)e1

D21 on Polishes

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 15.04, 2001
D 3440-01, Guide for Preparing Specifications for Water-Emulsion Floor Polishes

D22 on Sampling and Analysis of Atmospheres

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 11.03, 2001
D 6061-01, Practice for Evaluating the Performance of Respirable Aerosol Samplers

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 11.03, 2001
D 6056-96 (2001)
D 6059-96 (2001)

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD WITH EDITORIAL CHANGE
Volume 11.03, 2001
D 6057-96 (2001)e1

D24 on Carbon Black

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 1514-01, Test Method for Carbon Black—Sieve Residue
Volume 09.01, 2002
D 1508-01, Test Method for Carbon Black, Pelleted Fines and Attrition

D27 on Electrical Insulating Liquids and Gases

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 10.03, 2002
D 878-01, Test Method for Inorganic Chlorides and Sulfates in Insulating Oils

D28 on Activated Carbon

• REAPPROVAL OF STANDARD
Volume 15.01, 2001
D 5919-96 (2001)

D30 on Composite Materials

• EDITORIAL CHANGE
Volume 15.03, 2002
D 6641-01e1 (Includes change to designation), Test Method for Determining the Compressive Properties of Polymer Matrix Composite Laminates Using a Combined Loading Compression CLC Test Fixture

D31 on Leather

• NEW STANDARD
Volume 15.04, 2001
D 6714-01, Test Method for Chromic Oxide in Ashed Wet Blue Perchloric Acid Oxidation
D 6715-01, Practice for Sampling and Preparation of Salt Preserved Cured Hides and Skins for Chemical and Physical Tests
D 6716-01, Test Method for Total Ash in Wet Blue

D34 on Waste Management

• WITHDRAWAL OF STANDARD
Volume 11.04, 2001
E 753-80(1999), Specification for Municipal Aluminum Scrap (MAS)

D35 on Geosynthetics

• REVISION OF STANDARD
Volume 04.09, 2001
D 4439-01, Terminology for Geosynthetics
D 4873-01, Guide for Identification, Storage, and Handling of Geosynthetic Rolls and Samples
D 5101-01, Test Method for Measuring the Soil-Geotextile System Clogging Potential by the Gradient Ratio

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