Work Item
ASTM WK76668

Revision of D6890-18 Standard Test Method for Determination of Ignition Delay and Derived Cetane Number (DCN) of Diesel Fuel Oils by Combustion in a Constant Volume Chamber


This work item changes the definition of the term biodiesel blend (BXX) in D6890 to harmonize it with the same term in D6751. The definition in D6751 was recently modified and this proposal seeks to harmonize the definitions of the term across appropriate standards.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.01

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-26-2021

Technical Contact: David Gardiner

Item: 021

Ballot: D02 (22-06)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution