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ASTM WK49724

New Guide for Performing Oxygen Compatibility Assessments on Oxygen Components and Systems

1. Scope

The development and promulgation of test methods, definitions, recommended practices, and classifications for determining the compatibility and sensitivity of materials and configurations and applications intended for use in systems subjected to enriched oxygen atmospheres, taking into consideration but not limited to, ignition, combustion, offgassing and reaction products and decomposition tendencies. The Committee will also concern itself with the promotion and dissemination of knowledge related thereto.

This Committee will coordinate its activities with other ASTM Committees and other organizations with mutual interests.


Oxygen Compatibility Assessment:Oxygen Hazards Analysis


This document will provide guidance for performing an oxygen hazards risk assessment.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: G04.02

Committee: G04

Staff Manager: Kristy Straiton

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-23-2015

Technical Contact: Stephen Peralta

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