DO5 shall be a leader in the development and maintenance of standards for Coal, Coke, fuels resulting from mixtures of coal or coke with other materials and associated byproducts.
D05 shall encourage research concerning the properties, sampling and classification of such materials and strive to be a resource for the ever evolving Coal and Coke industries in the US and Internationally. The work of the committee will be coordinated with other ASTM committees and other organizations having mutual interests.
wavelength dispersive; energy dispersive
The determination of total chlorine content of coal is used by the power generation industry understand and control the effects of the element on the equipment and the environment.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this