ASTM WK44081

    New Guide for Determining Suitable Digital Contact Thermometers to Replace Liquid in Glass Thermometers

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    1. Scope

    It is envisioned that this guide will assist users and test method authors in determining the appropriate digital thermometer will replace the liquid in glass thermometer they are currently using.

    There is a push by regulatory organizations to eliminate mercury containing thermometers. These thermometers are used in many laboratories and industries in various ways.


    digital contact thermometer; DCT; LiG; Mercury thermometer

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Chris Meyer

    Draft Under Development