ASTM D129 Standard Test Method for Sulfur in Petroleum Products (General High Pressure Decomposition Device Method) WITHDRAWN -- eLearning Course

accredited iacet provider
Price: $174
About the Course

As of 2023, ASTM D129 has been withdrawn with no replacement.

This test method covers the determination of sulfur in petroleum products including lubricating oils containing additives, additive concentrates, and lubricating greases that cannot be burned completely in a wick lamp. The test method is applicable to any petroleum product sufficiently low in volatility that it can be weighed accurately in an open sample boat and containing at least 0.1 percent sulfur.

The course takes approximately 1 hour to complete and includes instructional video content, interactive knowledge checks, and a self-grading quiz. Downloadable resources include a pdf of the standard.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the high pressure decomposition device, oxygen charging equipment and related apparatus used in this test method.
  • Identify reagents and materials used for the determination of sulfur in petroleum products.
  • Describe the procedure, including the preparation of the device and the determination of sulfur.
  • Recall the steps to calculate and report the sulfur content of the sample.


Anyone who runs the D129 test method or who needs an understanding of the test method and how it is properly run.

Certificate and CEUs

CEUs: .1

Certificate: A certificate is available upon successful completion of the course and an 80% or higher score on the exam.

ASTM Standards Referenced

ASTM D129-18(Withdrawn 2023)

Related Products

This training course is part of the following eLearning program(s):


1 year online subscription for a Single-User Only via username/password. Requires internet access.

For pricing for Multi-User access or for more information, please contact sales here or call 1-877-909-ASTM.

Stock #