SYMPOSIA PAPER Published: 01 January 1960

Proposed Methods of Test for Appearance Properties of Industrial Water


(a) Methods are presented herein for measuring the following optical properties of industrial water: Sections Light Transmittance, T 4 to 8 Absorbance (Optical Density) log b/T. 9 to 12 Turbidity: Jackson Candle Turbidity 13 to 15 Nephelometric Turbidity 16 to 18 Absolute Turbidity 19 to 22 Geometric Light-Scattering Pattern 23 to 25 (b) The optical properties of a liquid are interrelated and, wherever possible, the interrelationship is indicated.

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Developed by Committee: D19
Pages: 607–619
DOI: 10.1520/STP44298S
ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5928-0
ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-6082-8