ASTM D1979-97

    Standard Test Method for Free Formaldehyde Content of Amino Resins (Withdrawn 2006)

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM D1979-97 | Developed by Subcommittee: D01.33

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    Withdrawn Rationale:

    This test method covers the determination of free formaldehyde in amino resins and their aqueous and non-aqueous solutions. Amino resin-free formaldehyde levels from about 0.02 to 5.0 % can be determined by this test method. The applicability of this test method to other matrices is unknown.

    Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee D01 on Paint and Related Coatings, Materials, and Applications, this test method was withdrawn in February 2006 in accordance with section 10.5.3.1 of the Regulations Governing ASTM Technical Committees, which requires that standards shall be updated by the end of the eighth year since the last approval date.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the determination of free formaldehyde in amino resins and their aqueous and nonaqueous solutions. Amino resin-free formaldehyde levels from about 0.02 to 5.0% can be determined by this test method. The applicability of this test method to other matrices is unknown.

    1.2 This standard does not purport to address the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to consult and establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.



    DOI: 10.1520/D1979-97

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