Active Standard ASTM D6116 | Developed by Subcommittee: D31.05
Book of Standards Volume: 15.04
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This test method establishes the standard procedure for determining the resistance of leather to blocking under specific conditions of temperature, humidity, and pressure. This method is not applicable to wet blue. This procedure requires the use of a forced circulating hot air oven, American Medical Museum jar with lid, Petri dish with cover, and weights.
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1.1 This test method covers the determination of the resistance of leather to blocking under specific conditions of temperature, humidity, and pressure. This test method does not apply to wet blue.
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.
ICS Number Code 59.140.30 (Leather and furs)