Work Item
ASTM WK86995

New Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Glycol in In-service Petroleum and Hydrocarbon-Based Lubricants by Trend Analysis using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

1. Scope

This test method covers monitoring of glycol in in-service petroleum and hydrocarbon based lubricants such as in diesel crankcase, motor, hydraulic, gear, and compressor oils and other types of lubricants that are requiring glycol level monitoring.


condition monitoring; differenctial trend analysis; direct trend analysis; Fourier transform infrared; FT-IR; FTIR; hydrocarbon based lubricants; in-service petroleum lubricnats; infrared; IR; lubricants; oils; glycol


Update the E2412 testing conditions to bring into alignment with D7418 operation.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.96.03

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 06-29-2023

Technical Contact: Jerainne Heywood