ASTM International - ASTM D1102-84(2021)
Standard Test Method for Ash in Wood
|Publication Date:||1 April 2021|
|ICS Code (Wood, sawlogs and sawn timber):||79.040|
significance And Use:
2.1 The ash content is an approximate measure of the mineral content and other inorganic matter in wood.
1.1 This test method covers the determination of ash, expressed as the percentage of residue remaining after dry oxidation (oxidation at 580 to 600°C), of wood or wood products.
1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.3 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.