Active Standard ASTM D1619 | Developed by Subcommittee: D24.66
Book of Standards Volume: 09.01
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Significance and Use
The total sulfur content of a carbon black is useful in determining whether a material meets a customer’s specifications, providing data for performing a sulfur material balance around a process for environmental monitoring and reporting, and in calculations for reconstructing a rubber composition from analytical data.
1.1 These test methods cover the determination of the sulfur content of carbon black. The following test methods are included:
|Test Method A||High-Temperature Combustion With In-|
frared Absorption Detection Procedures
|6 to 13|
|Test Method B||X-Ray Fluorescence||14 to 19|
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D1509 Test Methods for Carbon Black--Heating Loss
D1799 Practice for Carbon Black--Sampling Packaged Shipments
D1900 Practice for Carbon Black--Sampling Bulk Shipments
D4483 Practice for Evaluating Precision for Test Method Standards in the Rubber and Carbon Black Manufacturing Industries
ICS Number Code 83.040.20 (Rubber compounding ingredients)