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    ASTM F3304 - 21

    Standard Specification for Lamp Fuel and Torch Fuel Packaging

    Active Standard ASTM F3304 | Developed by Subcommittee: F15.72

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.11


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification is intended to set forth the packaging requirements for lamp fuel and torch fuel intended for use by consumers in and around the household and which contain 10 % or more petroleum distillates with a viscosity of less than 100 SUS (Saybolt universal viscosity) at 100 °F.

    1.2 The specification is not intended to cover materials defined as flammable or extremely flammable.

    1.3 This packaging specification is intended to set forth design and performance requirements related to packaging, closures, and product labeling.

    1.4 This specification applies to pourable lamp fuel and torch fuel containers with a rated capacity of less than 5 gal intended for household use.

    1.5 Exemptions—Products defined as a pesticide by the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) are exempt from Section 5.1 labeling requirements.

    1.6 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.

    1.7 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.

    Other Documents

    16 CFR 1500.14 Products requiring special labeling under Federal Hazardous Substances Act (FHSA) Available from U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, 732 N. Capitol St., NW, Washington, DC 20401-0001, http://www.access.gpo.gov.

    16 CFR 1700.15

    16 CFR 1701.3 Applicability of special packaging requirements to hazardous substances in large size container

    DS/EN 14059 Decorative oil lamps Standards

    U.S. Code Title 15–Chapter 30 Section 1263

    ASTM Standards

    D3475 Classification of Child-Resistant Packages

    D3828 Test Methods for Flash Point by Small Scale Closed Cup Tester

    ANSI Standard

    ANSI Z535.4


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    DOI: 10.1520/F3304-21

    Citation Format

    ASTM F3304-21, Standard Specification for Lamp Fuel and Torch Fuel Packaging, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2021, www.astm.org

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