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    ASTM F2765 - 14(2021)

    Standard Specification for Total Lead Content in Synthetic Turf Fibers

    Active Standard ASTM F2765 | Developed by Subcommittee: F08.65

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.07


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification applies to the maximum content of lead in fibers used in synthetic turf.

    1.1.1 This specification outlines a test method for sample preparation and a test method for analyzing the total lead content in synthetic turf fibers.

    1.1.2 This specification outlines guidelines for reporting total lead content in synthetic turf fibers.

    1.2 This specification applies only to synthetic turf fibers manufactured after Sept. 1, 2009.

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

    1.4 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.

    1.5 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

    E1613 Test Method for Determination of Lead by Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometry (ICP-AES), Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (FAAS), or Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (GFAAS) Techniques

    ISO/IEC Standard

    ISO/IEC 17025

    U.S. EPA Standards

    EPA Method 3052 Microwave Assisted Acid Digestion of Siliceous and Organically Based Matrices - Modified, SW846, Test Methods for Evaluating Solid Waste


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 97.220.10 (Sports facilities)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 11151500(Fibers)


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    DOI: 10.1520/F2765-14R21

    Citation Format

    ASTM F2765-14(2021), Standard Specification for Total Lead Content in Synthetic Turf Fibers, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2021, www.astm.org

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