Active Standard ASTM E1120 | Developed by Subcommittee: E15.02
Book of Standards Volume: 15.05
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This specification covers industrial grade chlorine normally available as a liquid in pressurized metal containers. Liquid chlorine shall conform to the following requirements: gaseous impurities content, moisture content, and nonvolatile material content.
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1.1 This specification covers industrial grade chlorine normally available as a liquid in pressurized metal containers.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 Review the current Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) for detailed information concerning toxicity, first aid procedures, handling and safety precautions.
1.4 The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test methods listed in Sections 3 and 4. 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.
E410 Test Method for Moisture and Residue in Liquid Chlorine
E1746 Test Method for Sampling and Analysis of Liquid Chlorine for Gaseous Impurities
Federal DocumentsTitle29 CFR, Labor, Part 1910.1200, New Requirements as to Container Labeling, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
ICS Number Code 71.060.10 (Chemical elements)
UNSPSC Code 12140000(Elements and gases)