Significance and Use
4.1 This test method is useful to detect possible adulteration of tanning material extract with cheap and inferior lignosulfonates.
1.1 This test method is intended for use in detecting the presence of lignosulfonates (sulfite cellulose) in extracts of tanning materials.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
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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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