ASTM International - ASTM D1107-96(2001)
Standard Test Method for Ethanol-Toluene Solubility of Wood
|Publication Date:||10 September 2001|
|ICS Code (Wood, sawlogs and sawn timber):||79.040|
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the ethanol-toluene soluble content of wood, which is a measure of the waxes, fats, resins, and oils, plus tannins and certain other ether-insoluble components.
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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. Specific precautionary statements are given in Section 4.1.