SYMPOSIA PAPER Published: 01 January 1960

D 1429 - 56 T Tentative Methods of Test for Specific Gravity of Industrial Water and Industrial Waste Water


These methods describe a referee and a non-referee procedure for determining the specific gravity of industrial water and industrial waste water free of separable oil. The referee method is applicable to clear samples or those containing only a moderate amount of suspended solids. The non-referee method is applicable to samples of mud or sludge. The methods are designated as follows: Sections Referee Method (Pycnometer Method) 6 to 9 Non-Referee Method (Erlenmeyer Flask Method) 10 to 13

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Developed by Committee: D19
Pages: 527–530
DOI: 10.1520/STP44281S
ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5928-0
ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-6082-8