Work Item
ASTM WK85012

Reinstatement of D5049-90 Standard Test Method for the Screening of Cyanides in Waste (Withdrawn 1999)


Stakeholders have requested reinstatement of this standard with revision to provide a supported and technologically current screening tool for addressing safety concerns and refuse derived fuel needs. This revision includes addition of an Ion Selective Electrode method for determining cyanides in wastes as well as revision to conform with current ASTM style and format requirements.


Developed by Subcommittee: D34.01.05

Committee: D34

Staff Manager: Brian Milewski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 01-25-2023

Technical Contact: William Lipps