ASTM D4494 - 95(2010)e1

    Standard Test Method for Detecting Residual Odor of Drycleaning Grade Perchloroethylene

    Active Standard ASTM D4494 | Developed by Subcommittee: D26.04

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.05


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    Significance and Use

    Normally clothes cleaned with perchloroethylene will have a clean cloth odor. If a foreign odor is present, it may be objectionable.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the detection of a residual odor in drycleaning-grade perchloroethylene.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

    1.3 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. Specific precautionary statements are given in 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

    D3844 Guide for Labeling Chlorinated Hydrocarbon Solvent Containers


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 71.080.20 (Halogenated hydrocarbons)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 12352101(Organic halogenated compounds); 12191502(Aliphatic solvents)


    Referencing This Standard

    DOI: 10.1520/D4494-95R10E01

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    Citation Format

    ASTM D4494-95(2010)e1, Standard Test Method for Detecting Residual Odor of Drycleaning Grade Perchloroethylene, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2010, www.astm.org

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