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ASTM WK86510

Revision of D2892-20 Standard Test Method for Distillation of Crude Petroleum (15-Theoretical Plate Column)


1) Method Reference Additions:
To add two additional methods, ASTM D5002 (Standard Test Method for Density, Relative Density, and API Gravity of Crude Oils by Digital Density Analyzer) & ASTM D70-M (Standard Test Method for Specific Gravity & Density of Semi-Solid Asphalt Binder (Pycnometer Method)) to the Reference Documents section 2 along with explanations where they could be used with different sample types.

2) Alignment Documentation:
ASTM Form & Style, §A7.2.5 reads:
Referencing Terminology Standard—If the terminology applicable to the standard is included in a terminology standard, cite the applicable terminology standard.
Add reference to D4175 with appropriate sections.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.08

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 05-19-2023

Technical Contact: John Grills

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