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    ASTM D1968 - 19

    Standard Terminology Relating to Paper and Paper Products

    Active Standard ASTM D1968 | Developed by Subcommittee: D10.27

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.10

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    1. Scope

    1.1 The terms in this standard are related to paper and paper products.

    1.2 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D528 Test Method for Machine Direction of Paper and Paperboard

    D548 Test Method for Water-Soluble Acidity or Alkalinity of Paper

    D585 Practice for Sampling and Accepting a Single Lot of Paper, Paperboard, Fiberboard, and Related Product

    D586 Test Method for Ash and Organic Matter Content of Degradable Erosion Control Products

    D589 Test Method for Opacity of Paper (15 Diffuse Illuminant A, 89 % Reflectance Backing and Paper Backing)

    D643 Test Method for Folding Endurance of Paper by the Schopper Tester

    D645/D645M Test Method for Thickness of Paper and Paperboard

    D646 Test Method for Mass Per Unit Area of Paper and Paperboard of Aramid Papers (Basis Weight)

    D685 Practice for Conditioning Paper and Paper Products for Testing

    D727 Test Method for Kerosine Number of Roofing and Flooring Felt by the Vacuum Method

    D774/D774M Test Method for Bursting Strength of Paper

    D778 Test Methods for Hydrogen Ion Concentration (pH) of Paper Extracts (Hot-Extraction and Cold-Extraction Procedures)

    D828 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Paper and Paperboard Using Constant-Rate-of-Elongation Apparatus

    D829 Test Methods for Wet Tensile Breaking Strength of Paper and Paper Products

    D918 Test Method for Blocking Resistance of Paper and Paperboard

    D919 Test Method for Copper Number of Paper and Paperboard

    D984 Test Methods for Reducible Sulfur in Paper

    D985 Test Method for Brightness of Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard (Directional Reflectance at 457 nm)

    D996 Terminology of Packaging and Distribution Environments

    D2019 Test Method for Dirt in Paper and Paperboard

    D2175 Test Method for Book Bulk and Book Bulking Number of Paper

    D2176 Test Method for Folding Endurance of Paper and Plastics Film by the M.I.T. Tester

    D2482 Test Method for Surface Strength of Paper (Wax Pick Method)

    D3208 Specification for Manifold Papers for Permanent Records

    D3290 Specification for Bond and Ledger Papers for Permanent Records

    D3301 Specification for File Folders for Storage of Permanent Records

    D3453 Specification for Flexible Cellular Materials--Urethane for Furniture and Automotive Cushioning, Bedding, and Similar Applications

    D3458 Specification for Copies from Office Copying Machines for Permanent Records

    D4332 Practice for Conditioning Containers, Packages, or Packaging Components for Testing

    D4431 Specification for Paper Towels for Industrial and Institutional Use

    D4917 Test Method for Coefficient of Static and Kinetic Friction of Uncoated Writing and Printing Paper by Use of the Horizontal Plane Method

    D4918 Test Method for Coefficient of Static Friction of Uncoated Writing and Printing Paper by Use of the Inclined Plane Method

    D4949 Test Method for Determination of D-C Resistivity of Writing Paper (Keithley Method)

    D4987 Test Method for Tensile Breaking Strength of Perforations in One-Part Continuous Forms Paper

    D5039 Test Methods for Identification of Wire Side of Paper

    D5342 Test Method for Resistance to Bending of Paper and Paperboard (Taber-Type Tester in Basic Configuration)

    D5625 Test Method for Measuring Length, Width, and Squareness of Sheeted Paper and Paper Products

    D5626 Test Methods for U.S. Postal Service Optical Measurements for Small Areas

    D5634 Guide for Selection of Permanent and Durable Offset and Book Papers

    D5650 Test Method for Resistance to Bending of Paper of Low Bending Stiffness (Taber-Type Tester in 0 to 10 Taber Stiffness Unit Configuration)

    D5663 Guide for Validating Recycled Content in Packaging Paper and Paperboard

    D5725 Test Method for Surface Wettability and Absorbency of Sheeted Materials Using an Automated Contact Angle Tester

    D5803 Test Method for Tensile Strength at Zero-Span (Wet Zero-Span Tensile)

    D5804 Test Methods for Zero-Span Tensile Strength (Dry Zero-Span Tensile)

    D6043 Guide for Selection of Permanent and Durable Artists Paper

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 01.040.85 (Paper technology (Vocabularies)); 85.060 (Paper and board)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 14110000(Paper products)

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    DOI: 10.1520/D1968-19

    Citation Format

    ASTM D1968-19, Standard Terminology Relating to Paper and Paper Products, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2019, www.astm.org

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