Standard Active Last Updated: Jul 20, 2021
ASTM C429-21

Standard Test Method for Sieve Analysis of Raw Materials for Glass Manufacture

Significance and Use

4.1 The purpose of this test method is to determine the particle size distribution of the glass raw materials.

Scope

1.1 This test method covers the sieve analysis of common raw materials for glass manufacture, such as sand, soda-ash, limestone, alkali-alumina silicates, and other granular materials used in glass batch.

1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses after SI units are provided for information only and are not considered 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.

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Book of Standards Volume: 15.02
Developed by Subcommittee: C14.02
Pages: 8
DOI: 10.1520/C0429-21
ICS Code: 19.120; 81.040.10