ASTM D8284 - 19

    Standard Test Method for Determination of the Total Alkalinity in Sulfated, Sulfonated Oils and Fatliquors

    Active Standard ASTM D8284 | Developed by Subcommittee: D31.08

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.04


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method determines the total alkalinity of the fixed alkali, ammonia and triethanolamine which are bound as soap; free alkali, and the alkalinity of titratable alkaline salts, but not that of non-titratable alkaline salts.

    1.2 Applicable to sulfated, sulfonated oils and fatliquors used in the softening and stuffing of leather.

    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

    E177 Practice for Use of the Terms Precision and Bias in ASTM Test Methods

    E691 Practice for Conducting an Interlaboratory Study to Determine the Precision of a Test Method


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 59.140.30 (Leather and furs); 83.040.30 (Auxiliary materials and additives for plastics)

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    DOI: 10.1520/D8284-19

    Citation Format

    ASTM D8284-19, Standard Test Method for Determination of the Total Alkalinity in Sulfated, Sulfonated Oils and Fatliquors, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2019, www.astm.org

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