Developed by Subcommittee: E48.05
WITHDRAWN, NO REPLACEMENT
This test method covers the determination of performance characteristics of fuel ethanol manufacturing facilities.Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee E48 on Biotechnology, this test method was withdrawn in September 2009. During the working group discussions, there was no interest identified in updating this test method
1.1 This test method covers the determination of performance characteristics of fuel ethanol manufacturing facilities.
1.2 This test method is applicable for all starch, sugar, and combination starch/sugar based fermentable feedstocks.
1.3 This test method is applicable to both batch and continuous fuel ethanol manufacturing processes.
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.
D1826 Test Method for Calorific (Heating) Value of Gases in Natural Gas Range by Continuous Recording Calorimeter
D2382 Test Method for Heat of Combustion of Hydrocarbon Fuels by Bomb Calorimeter (High-Precision Method)
D2458 Method for Flow Measurement of Industrial Water and Industrial Waste Water by the Venturi Meter Tube
D3286 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke by the Isoperibol Bomb Calorimeter
D3590 Test Methods for Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen in Water
E100 Specification for ASTM Hydrometers
E711 Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Refuse-Derived Fuel by the Bomb Calorimeter
E870 Test Methods for Analysis of Wood Fuels
Association of Official Analytical Chemists (AOAC) Standards31.062 Test for Lactose in Sugars and Syrups
Standard Methods (SM) for Analysis of Water and507 Test for Biochemical Oxygen Demand, Five Day (BOD5)