ASTM International - ASTM G52-00
Standard Practice for Exposing and Evaluating Metals and Alloys in Surface Seawater
|Publication Date:||10 May 2000|
|ICS Code (Corrosion of metals):||77.060|
1.1 This practice covers conditions for exposure of metals and alloys to surface seawater, and sets forth the general procedures that should be followed in conducting seawater exposures tests so that meaningful comparisons may be made for different locations.
1.2 This practice lists suggested procedures for the evaluation of the effects of seawater on metals and alloys.
Note 1-Terms relative to this subject matter can be found in Terminology G15.
1.3 This standard may involve hazardous materials, operations, and equipment. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems 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.