ASTM WK58706

    Revision of D7674 - 14a Standard Test Method for Hexane/Petroleum Ether Extract in Wet Blue and Wet White

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    Active Standard: D7674 - 14a(2021)

    Developed by Subcommittee: D31.02 | Committee D31 | Contact Staff Manager



    blue stock; extractables; extraction; fat ; hexane; oil; petroleum ether; Soxhlet; Soxtec; wet blue; wet white;


    On-going project to optimize the current parameters and settings for the submersion method (Soxtec). In addition, if feasible, an alternate solvent (other than hexane or petroleum ether) will be evaluated for fat extraction efficiency and applicability.

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    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Okey Abara

    Draft Under Development