ASTM D1744 - 13

    Standard Test Method for Determination of Water in Liquid Petroleum Products by Karl Fischer Reagent

    Active Standard ASTM D1744 | Developed by Subcommittee: D02.02

    Book of Standards Volume: 05.01


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    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. Scope

    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.


    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

    D4057 Practice for Manual Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 75.080 (Petroleum products in general); 75.100 (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code


    DOI: 10.1520/D1744

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