Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D2175-97(2002)

Standard Test Method for Book Bulk and Book Bulking Number of Paper


1.1 This test method provides a means of determining the book bulk and bulking number of printing paper under a specified pressure.

1.2 For thickness of single sheets or small packs of sheets, see Test Method D 645.

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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

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Book of Standards Volume: 15.09
Developed by Subcommittee: D06.92
Pages: 2
DOI: 10.1520/D2175-97R02
ICS Code: 01.140.40; 85.060