ASTM International - ASTM E59-93
Practice for Sampling Steel and Iron for Determination of Chemical Composition (Withdrawn 1996)
|Publication Date:||1 January 1993|
1.1 This practice covers the sampling of all grades of steel, both cast and wrought, and all types (grades) of cast irons and blast furnace iron for chemical and spectrochemical determination of composition.
1.2 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.