Active Standard ASTM E359 | Developed by Subcommittee: E15.02
Book of Standards Volume: 15.05
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Significance and Use
Soda ash is used in a number of manufacturing processes. The procedures listed in 1.2 are suitable for specification acceptance and manufacturing control of commercial soda ash.
1.1 These test methods cover the analyses usually required on commercial soda ash (sodium carbonate).
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C429 Test Method for Sieve Analysis of Raw Materials for Glass Manufacture
D1193 Specification for Reagent Water
E11 Specification for Woven Wire Test Sieve Cloth and Test Sieves
E60 Practice for Analysis of Metals, Ores, and Related Materials by Spectrophotometry
E70 Test Method for pH of Aqueous Solutions With the Glass Electrode
E145 Specification for Gravity-Convection and Forced-Ventilation Ovens
E180 Practice for Determining the Precision of ASTM Methods for Analysis and Testing of Industrial and Specialty Chemicals
E200 Practice for Preparation, Standardization, and Storage of Standard and Reagent Solutions for Chemical Analysis
E300 Practice for Sampling Industrial Chemicals
ICS Number Code 71.060.50 (Salts)
UNSPSC Code 12352302(Inorganic metal salts)