Research Report RR:D02-1814
A study was conducted to establish that ASTM D5580, with specific adjustments based on results from D86-T95, meets EPA requirements for use as an alternative method to determine the volume percent of aromatics in gasoline.
D5580-15 Standard Test Method for Determination of Benzene, Toluene, Ethylbenzene, p/m-Xylene, o-Xylene, C9 and Heavier Aromatics, and Total Aromatics in Finished Gasoline by Gas Chromatography
Committee D02 on Petroleum Products, Liquid Fuels, and Lubricants
Subcommittee D02.04 on Hydrocarbon Analysis