ASTM F1972 - 13

    Standard Guide for Terminology Relating to Candles and Associated Accessory Items

    Active Standard ASTM F1972 | Developed by Subcommittee: F15.45

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.11


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    ASTM F1972

    Significance and Use

    4.1 This guide is used to establish a set of definitions that allows manufacturers, consumers, retailers, and the scientific community to use a common language to define candles and associated accessory items.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This guide defines standard terms used to describe candles and associated accessory products.

    1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    NFPA Standard

    NFPA909 Code for the Protection of Cultural Resources

    ASTM Standards

    F2417 Specification for Fire Safety for Candles


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 01.040.71 (Chemical technology (Vocabularies)); 71.100.99 (Other products of the chemical industry)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 39112602(Candle holder)


    DOI: 10.1520/F1972

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