ASTM D4653 - 87(2020)

    Standard Test Method for Total Chlorides in Leather

    Active Standard ASTM D4653 | Developed by Subcommittee: D31.06

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.04


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    Significance and Use

    3.1 This test method is used to determine amount of soluble chlorides in leather.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method is intended for use in determining total chlorides in mineral tanned leather.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

    1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    1.4 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

    D2813 Practice for Sampling Leather for Physical and Chemical Tests


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 59.140.30 (Leather and furs)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 11162300(Leathers)


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    DOI: 10.1520/D4653-87R20

    Citation Format

    ASTM D4653-87(2020), Standard Test Method for Total Chlorides in Leather, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2020, www.astm.org

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