Standard Historical Last Updated: Dec 31, 2010
ASTM D2023-89(2003)

Standard Test Method of Analysis for Sodium Toluene Sulfonate in Detergents

Significance and Use

This test method is of use to anyone engaged in compositional analysis of detergent formulations. This would include formulators, and analysts employed by companies that manufacture the components usually included in such formulations.


1.1 This test method covers the analysis for the apparent sodium toluene sulfonate (NaTS) content of detergents.

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. Material Safety Data sheets are available for reagents and materials. Review them for hazards prior to usage.

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Book of Standards Volume: 15.04
Developed by Subcommittee: D12.12
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/D2023-89R03
ICS Code: 71.100.40