ASTM International - ASTM D5588-97
Standard Test Method for Determination of the Microbial Condition of Paint, Paint Raw Materials, and Plant Areas
|Publication Date:||10 July 1997|
1.1 This test method covers a procedure for the determination of the microbial condition (contamination or sterility) of raw materials used in the manufacture of paint, and the microbial condition of paint and paint manufacturing areas.
1.2 The values 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 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.