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CEN - EN 15935

Soil, waste, treated biowaste and sludge - Determination of loss on ignition

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 August 2021
Status: active
Page Count: 16
ICS Code (Wastes in general): 13.030.01
scope:

This document specifies a method for the determination of the loss on ignition (LOI) at 550 °C. The dry matter is determined according to EN 15934.

This method applies to the determination of loss on ignition of sediment, sludge, treated biowaste, soil and waste.

NOTE The loss on ignition is often used as an estimate for the content of organic matter in the sample. Inorganic substances or decomposition products (e.g. H2O, CO2, SO2, O2) are released or absorbed and some inorganic substances are volatile under the reaction conditions.

Document History

EN 15935
August 1, 2021
Soil, waste, treated biowaste and sludge - Determination of loss on ignition
This document specifies a method for the determination of the loss on ignition (LOI) at 550 °C. The dry matter is determined according to EN 15934. This method applies to the determination of loss...
August 1, 2012
Sludge, treated biowaste, soil and waste - Determination of loss on ignition
This European Standard specifies a method for the determination of the loss on ignition (LOI) of dry matter at 550 °C. The dry matter is determined according to EN 15934. This method applies to the...

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