ASTM WK64677

    Revision of D2892 - 18 Standard Test Method for Distillation of Crude Petroleum (15-Theoretical Plate Column)

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    Active Standard: D2892 - 18

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.08 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK64677


    Keywords

    boiling point distillation; crude oil distillation; distillation; fractional distillation; TBP curves;;

    Rationale

    It was brought to the subcommittees attention that the boiling point for hexadecane at 0.133 kPa (1 mm Hg) is incorrect. The AET boiling point for hexadecane is 287C, which equates to 103.4C, not 105.2C as given in A4.4.2.6. This work item was created to correct this error.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    08-08-2018

    Technical Contact:
    John Grills

    Status:
    Draft Under Development