ASTM D1257 - 07(2012)

    Standard Specification for High-Gravity Glycerin

    Active Standard ASTM D1257 | Developed by Subcommittee: D01.35

    Book of Standards Volume: 06.04


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    ASTM D1257

    Abstract

    This specification covers high-gravity glycerin (98.7 weight%, minimum) for use in the manufacture of alkyd and other synthetic resins. The following properties of glycerin shall be determined: color, Pt-Co scale, sulfate ash content(weight%), and acid value.

    This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the standard itself must be referred to for its use and application. ASTM does not give any warranty express or implied or make any representation that the contents of this abstract are accurate, complete or up to date.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers high-gravity glycerin (98.7 weight %, minimum) for use in the manufacture of alkyd and other synthetic resins.

    1.2 The following applies to all specified limits in this standard; for purposes of determining conformance with this standard, an observed value or a calculated value, shall be rounded off “to the nearest unit” in the last right-hand digit used in expressing the specification limit, in accordance with the rounding-off method of Practice E29.

    1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

    1.4 For specific hazard information and guidance, see the supplier's Material Safety Data Sheet for materials listed in this specification.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D1258 Test Methods for High-Gravity Glycerin

    E29 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Test Data to Determine Conformance with Specifications

    U.S. Federal Standard

    PPP-C-2020 Chemicals, Liquid, Dry, and Paste: Packaging of Available from Standardization Documents Order Desk, DODSSP, Bldg. 4, Section D, 700 Robbins Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111-5098, http://www.dodssp.daps.mil.


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 71.080.60 (Alcohols. Ethers)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 51171608(Glycerine)


    DOI: 10.1520/D1257-07R12

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