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ASTM F1972-19

Standard Guide for Terminology Relating to Candles and Associated Accessory Items

Significance and Use

4.1 This guide is used to establish a set of definitions that allows manufacturers, consumers, retailers, and the scientific community to use a common language to define candles and associated accessory items.


1.1 This guide defines standard terms used to describe candles and associated accessory products.

1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

1.3 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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Book of Standards Volume: 15.11
Developed by Subcommittee: F15.45
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.1520/F1972-19
ICS Code: 01.040.71; 71.100.99