Work Item
ASTM WK85129

New Test Method for Determination of Chlorine in Coal and Coke by XRF

1. Scope

Test method covers the X-ray fluorescence spectrometric determination of total chlorine in samples of coal.


Chlorine, Coal, XRF


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 ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D05.29

Committee: D05

Staff Manager: Melissa Marcinowski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 02-02-2023

Technical Contact: Tim Hale

Item: 000