ASTM E873 - 82(2013)

    Standard Test Method for Bulk Density of Densified Particulate Biomass Fuels

    Active Standard ASTM E873 | Developed by Subcommittee: E48.05

    Book of Standards Volume: 05.06


      Format Pages Price  
    PDF 2 $38.00   ADD TO CART
    Hardcopy (shipping and handling) 2 $38.00   ADD TO CART


    Significance and Use

    2.1 The test procedures described in this test method can be used to determine the bulk density (or bulk specific weight) of any densified particulate biomass fuel meeting the requirements specified in this test method.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the procedure for the determination of bulk density (or bulk specific weight) of densified particulate biomass fuels with a maximum particle volume of 16.39 cm3 (1 in. 3).

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

    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 Code

    ICS Number Code 75.160.10 (Solid fuels)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 15101800(Plant based liquid fuels or biofuels)


    Referencing This Standard

    DOI: 10.1520/E0873

    ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.

    Citation Format

    ASTM E873-82(2013), Standard Test Method for Bulk Density of Densified Particulate Biomass Fuels, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2013, www.astm.org

    Back to Top