ASTM D2987-88(1997)

    Standard Test Method for Moisture Content of Asbestos Fiber



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    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the determination of the moisture content of asbestos fiber.

    1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of whoever uses this standard to consult and establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. See note 1 for a specific safety hazard.


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

    ASTM Standards

    D2590 Test Method of Sampling Chrysotile Asbestos

    D2946 Terminology for Asbestos and Asbestos-Cement Products

    D3879 Test Method for Sampling Amphibole Asbestos


    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 11151515(Asbestos fibers)


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    DOI: 10.1520/D2987-88R97

    Citation Format

    ASTM D2987-88(1997), Standard Test Method for Moisture Content of Asbestos Fiber, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 1998, www.astm.org

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