ASTM D843-06

    Standard Specification for Nitration Grade Xylene


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers nitration grade xylene.

    1.2 The following applies to all specified limits in this standard: for purposes of determining conformance with this standard, an observed value or a calculated value shall be round off "to the nearest unit" in the last right-hand digit used in expressing the specification limit, in accordance with the round-off method of Practice E 29.

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

    1.4 Consult OSHA regulations, supplier's Material Safety Data Sheets, and local regulations for all materials used in this specification.


    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

    D848 Test Method for Acid Wash Color of Industrial Aromatic Hydrocarbons

    D849 Test Method for Copper Strip Corrosion by Industrial Aromatic Hydrocarbons

    D850 Test Method for Distillation of Industrial Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Related Materials

    D3437 Practice for Sampling and Handling Liquid Cyclic Products

    D5386 Test Method for Color of Liquids Using Tristimulus Colorimetry

    D7504 Test Method for Trace Impurities in Monocyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons by Gas Chromatography and Effective Carbon Number

    D8005 Test Method for Color of Clear Liquids (Platinum-Cobalt Scale)

    E29 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Test Data to Determine Conformance with Specifications

    E2680 Test Method for Appearance of Clear, Transparent Liquids (Visual Inspection Procedure)


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 71.080.15 (Aromatic hydrocarbons); 87.060.30 (Solvents)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 12352005(Aromatic or heterocyclic compounds)


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    DOI: 10.1520/D0843-06

    Citation Format

    ASTM D843-06, Standard Specification for Nitration Grade Xylene, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2006, www.astm.org

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