Active Standard ASTM F2363 / F2363M | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.06
Book of Standards Volume: 01.07
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This specification covers the material, design, manufacture, performance, operation, functioning, and testing requirements for United States Coast Guard (USCG) Type II Marine Sanitation Devices or IMO MARPOL 73/78 Annex IV flow through treatment device intended to process sewage and graywater generated during the ship's normal service. It is intended for use by purchasers, designers, and manufacturers of shipboard environmental pollution control equipment to determine the requirements for equipment purchase, equipment use, and design considerations. The marine sanitation devices shall perform accordingly to the following tests: vibration test; shock test; rolling test; pressure test; pressure and vacuum pulse test; temperature range test; chemical resistance test; operability test; sewage processing test; coliform test; suspended solids test; and ignition prevention test. Aside from meeting the requirements set forth herein, the devices shall also be designed and installed to conform to human engineering principles to th degree that it can be operated and maintained by males and females of specified heights.
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1.1 This specification covers the design, manufacture, performance, operation, and testing of flow through treatment systems intended to process sewage or graywater, or both, generated during a ship's normal service. This specification is intended for use by designers, manufacturers, purchasers, and operators of shipboard environmental pollution control equipment to determine the requirements for equipment design, manufacture, purchase, and in-service operation.
1.2 The treatment system shall be capable of meeting the effluent requirements detailed in Section 4 with respect to a ship's operational area.
1.3 The values stated in either SI units or inch-pound units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the standard.
1.4 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. 9.1 This test method uses performance-based quantitative procedures for evaluation, inspection, and testing of sewage or graywater flow through treatment systems.
9.1 This test method uses performance-based quantitative procedures for evaluation, inspection, and testing of sewage or graywater flow through treatment systems.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A307 Specification for Carbon Steel Bolts and Studs, 60 000 PSI Tensile Strength
A563 Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Nuts
B117 Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus
B165 Specification for Nickel-Copper Alloy (UNS N04400) Seamless Pipe and Tube
D1253 Test Method for Residual Chlorine in Water
E11 Specification for Woven Wire Test Sieve Cloth and Test Sieves
F906 Specification for Letters and Numerals for Ships
F992 Specification for Valve Label Plates
F993 Specification for Valve Locking Devices
F998 Specification for Centrifugal Pump, Shipboard Use
F1030 Practice for Selection of Valve Operators
F1098 Specification for Envelope Dimensions for Butterfly Valves--NPS 2 to 24
F1122 Specification for Quick Disconnect Couplings (6 in. NPS and Smaller)
F1155 Practice for Selection and Application of Piping System Materials
F1166 Practice for Human Engineering Design for Marine Systems, Equipment, and Facilities
F1298 Specification for Flexible, Expansion-Type Ball Joints for Marine Applications
F1323 Specification for Shipboard Incinerators
F1387 Specification for Performance of Piping and Tubing Mechanically Attached Fittings
F1510 Specification for Rotary Positive Displacement Pumps, Ships Use
F1511 Specification for Mechanical Seals for Shipboard Pump Applications
F2044 Specification for Liquid Level Indicating Equipment, Electrical
ICS Number Code 13.030.20 (Liquid wastes. Sludge)
UNSPSC Code 25111900(Marine craft systems and subassemblies)