Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D1720-96(2000)

Standard Test Method for Dilution Ratio of Active Solvents in Cellulose Nitrate Solutions


1.1 This test method covers the determination of the volume ratio of hydrocarbon diluent to active solvent required to cause persistent heterogeneity (precipitation) in a solution of cellulose nitrate.

1.2 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific hazard statements, see Section 6.

1.3 For hazard information and guidance, see the supplier's Material Safety Data Sheet.

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Book of Standards Volume: 06.04
Developed by Subcommittee: D01.35
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/D1720-96R00
ICS Code: 87.060.30