Active Standard ASTM D1744 | Developed by Subcommittee: D02.02
Book of Standards Volume: 05.01
Significance and Use
4.1 Knowledge of the water content of petroleum products can be useful to predict quality and performance characteristics of the product.
1.1 This test method covers the determination of water in the concentration from 50 to 1000 mg/kg in liquid petroleum products.
1.2 Values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. Inch-pound units are provided for information only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, 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. For specific precautionary statements see Section 7.
ICS Number Code 75.080 (Petroleum products in general); 75.100 (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products)