Active Standard ASTM F2632 | Developed by Subcommittee: F05.04
Book of Standards Volume: 15.09
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Significance and Use
1.1 This practice describes the procedure to determine the weight of toner used for printing a single page using an electrophotographic color printing process. This practice uses a solid area 5 % page coverage target for each color. This practice requires specific tools and skills for disassembling and reassembling printer cartridges.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
F1206 Test Method for Evaluating Color Image Output from Color Printers and Copiers
F1856 Practice for Determining Toner Usage for Printer Cartridges
ICS Number Code 37.100.20 (Materials for graphic technology)
UNSPSC Code 44101700(Printer and photocopier and facsimile accessories)