Active Standard ASTM D4140 | Developed by Subcommittee: D01.21
Book of Standards Volume: 06.01
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Significance and Use
4.1 The nonvolatile content of raw materials may be used to determine the total nonvolatile content (solids) of paint and related coatings. Such information may be useful to coatings producers and users for the determination of the total solids available for film formation and for the estimation of the volatile organic content.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D16 Terminology for Paint, Related Coatings, Materials, and Applications
D233 Test Methods of Sampling and Testing Turpentine
D555 Guide for Testing Drying Oils
D804 Terminology Relating to Naval Stores, Including Tall Oil and Related Products
D889 Test Method for Volatile Oil in Rosin
D1131 Test Methods of Testing Rosin Oils
D1353 Test Method for Nonvolatile Matter in Volatile Solvents for Use in Paint, Varnish, Lacquer, and Related Products
D1644 Test Methods for Nonvolatile Content of Varnishes
D1960 Test Method for Loss on Heating of Drying Oils
ICS Number Code 87.060.99 (Other paint ingredients)