Active Standard ASTM D5439 | Developed by Subcommittee: D31.08
Book of Standards Volume: 15.04
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Significance and Use
This test method is intended for use in determining the toluene insoluble sediment contained in Moellon.
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the toluene insoluble sediment contained in Moellon. This test method was derived from Test Method D473.
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.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D473 Test Method for Sediment in Crude Oils and Fuel Oils by the Extraction Method
D4057 Practice for Manual Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products
D4177 Practice for Automatic Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products
ISO StandardISO5272 Toluene for Industrial Use - Specifications
ICS Number Code 93.020 (Earth works. Excavations. Foundation construction. Underground works)