ASTM WK71836

    Revision of D509 - 15 Standard Test Methods of Sampling and Grading Rosin

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    Active Standard: D509 - 15

    Developed by Subcommittee: D01.34 | Committee D01 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK71836


    Keywords

    colorimetric standards; Gardner color; rosin; USRG color;;

    Rationale

    Revise item 3.2 in Standard to reflect the Naval Stores Act of 1923 and the establishment of USRG color scale for grading rosin and the request from D01.34 chairman to use Gardner Scale for the grading or rosin and rosin derivatives. The revision will also document a no-objection letter from the FDA and the correlation oif the two color scales.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-06-2020

    Technical Contact:
    Phillip Hurd

    Status:
    Draft Under Development