Active Standard ASTM D3030 | Developed by Subcommittee: D20.15
Book of Standards Volume: 08.01
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Significance and Use
The quantity of volatile components in a vinyl chloride resin can be established by this test method. This test method does not identify the components.
1.1 This test method covers the quantitative determination of the volatile matter (including water) present in vinyl chloride resins.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard.
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.Note 1
This test method and ISO 1269-1980 are identical in all technical details.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D618 Practice for Conditioning Plastics for Testing
D883 Terminology Relating to Plastics
D1600 Terminology for Abbreviated Terms Relating to Plastics
E145 Specification for Gravity-Convection and Forced-Ventilation Ovens
ISO StandardISO1269 Homopolymer and Copolymer Resins of Vinyl Chloride--Determination of Volatile Matter Including Water Available from American National Standards Institute (ANSI), 25 W. 43rd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10036, http://www.ansi.org.
ICS Number Code 83.080.20 (Thermoplastic materials)