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ASTM International - ASTM B339-12

Standard Specification for Pig Tin

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 May 2012
Status: inactive
Page Count: 4
ICS Code (Lead, zinc, tin and their alloys): 77.120.60
significance And Use:

For the purpose of determining compliance with the specified limits for requirements of the properties listed in Table 1, an observed value or a calculated value shall be rounded as indicated in... View More

scope:

1.1 This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin-bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated by the grade letter shown in Table 1.

1.2 The percent values of tin contained are to be regarded as the standard.

1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

1.4 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 become familiar with all hazards including those identified in the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for this product/material as provided by the manufacturer, to establish appropriate safety and health practices, and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

TABLE 1 Chemical Composition and Impurity Contents

ElementComposition, - wt%
Grade "A"Grade "B"Grade "A" for the Manufacture of Tinplate Ultra Pure
Grade
Tin, min99.8599.8599.8599.95
Antimony, max0.040.015 0.04 0.005
Arsenic, max0.050.05 0.05 0.005
Bismuth, max 0.0300.030 0.030 0.015
Cadmium, max 0.0010.001 0.001 0.001
Copper, max0.040.04 0.04 0.005
Iron, max 0.0100.010 0.010 0.010
Lead, max0.050.5 0.010 0.001
Ni + Co, max0.010.01 0.01 0.010
Sulfur, max0.010.01 0.01 0.010
Zinc, max 0.0050.005 0.005 0.005
Silver, max0.010.01 0.01 0.010
Other impurities

A

0.010 0.010

A Maximum per impurity not listed above.

abstract:

This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated as Grade A. The refined... View More

Document History

November 1, 2019
Standard Specification for Pig Tin
1.1 This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin-bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated by the grade letter...
ASTM B339-12
May 1, 2012
Standard Specification for Pig Tin
1.1 This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin-bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated by the grade letter...
April 1, 2010
Standard Specification for Pig Tin
This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated as Grade A. The refined...
November 1, 2005
Standard Specification for Pig Tin
This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated as Grade A. The refined...
October 10, 2000
Standard Specification for Pig Tin
1.1 This specification covers refined tin in pig form recovered and cast from primary and secondary tin-bearing materials. One grade of tin metal is specified and is designated by the grade letter...
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