Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D2908-91(2001)

Standard Practice for Measuring Volatile Organic Matter in Water by Aqueous-Injection Gas Chromatography


1.1 This practice covers general guidance applicable to certain test methods for the qualitative and quantitative determination of specific organic compounds, or classes of compounds, in water by direct aqueous injection gas chromatography (1, 2, 3, 4).

1.2 Volatile organic compounds at aqueous concentrations greater than about 1 mg/L can generally be determined by direct aqueous injection gas chromatography.

1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, 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.

Contact Sales
Reprints and Permissions
Reprints and copyright permissions can be requested through the
Copyright Clearance Center
Book of Standards Volume: 11.02
Developed by Subcommittee: D19.06
Pages: 6
DOI: 10.1520/D2908-91R01
ICS Code: 13.060.50