ASTM International - ASTM D3175-89a(1997)
Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
|Publication Date:||10 March 2001|
|ICS Code (Solid fuels):||75.160.10|
1.1 This test method determines the percentage of gaseous products, exclusive of moisture vapor, in the analysis sample which are released under the specific conditions of the test.
1.2 This test method for determination of volatile matter is empirical; because of its empirical nature, strict adherence to basic principals and permissible procedures is required to obtain valid results.
1.3 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.