ASTM International - ASTM D4291-93(1998)
Standard Test Method for Trace Ethylene Glycol in Used Engine Oil
|Publication Date:||1 January 1993|
1.1 This test method provides for the determination of ethylene glycol as a contaminant in used engine oil. This test method is designed to quantitate ethylene glycol in the range from 5 to 200 mass ppm.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, 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. For specific hazard statements see Notes 2 through 5.
Note 1-A qualitative determination of glycol-base antifreeze is provided in Test Method D2982. Procedure A is sensitive to about 100 ppm.