Category Archives: ASTM Volume

ASTM Volume 06.03:2017

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 06.03 Paint — Pigments, Polymers, Resins, Naval Stores, Cellulosic Esters, and Ink Vehicles

Published by: 2017-03-01 / 2017-03-01 / 146 pages
Published annually in March.

This volume contains 146 standards.

This volume includes specifications and test methods that establish property requirements for various pigments, including white, black, bronze, blue, and red; drying oils; resins; and polymers.

Other standards pertain to naval stores, primarily rosins; others cover cellulosic esters; and several focus on ink vehicles and hydrocarbon resins.

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ASTM Volume 01.06:2017

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 01.06: Iron and Steel Products: Coated Steel Products

Published by: 2016-02-01 / 2016-02-01 / 968 pages
Published annually in February.

This volume contains 134 standards.

Volume 01.06 examines the property requirements of aluminum or zinc-coated steel, fixes the required qualities for tin mill products, and sets the properties of coated steel wire, primarily aluminum and zinc-coated wire. Other standards focus on corrugated steel pipe, providing property requirements and installation procedures. This volume also includes standards for residential and sports facility fences, ornamental fences, fabric, posts, gates, fittings and automated gate systems

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ASTM Volume 01.02:2017

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 01.02: Iron and Steel Products: Ferrous Castings; Ferroalloys

Published by: 2016-01-01 / 2016-01-01 / 926 pages
Published annually in January.

This volume contains 120 standards.

Volume 01.02 covers specifications and practices that set forth the property requirements of steel castings used for general applications, structural purposes, and high-temperature and low-temperature service. It also features alloy-casting specifications that list the necessary qualities for castings made of nickel and chromium alloys.

Others detail property and testing requirements for gray and white iron castings, cast iron pipe and fittings, ductile iron castings, malleable iron castings, and various ferroalloys.

Standards that focus on radiographic examination of castings to be used with ASTM’s standard reference radiographs appear as well.

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ASTM Volume 15.09:2016

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 15.09 Paper and Paper Products; Business Imaging Products

Published by: 2016-06-01 / 2016-06-01 / 302 pages

Published annually in June.

This volume contains 60 standards.

Paper-specifications establish standard property requirements for paper and paper products; as well as tests for measuring bursting strength, folding endurance, moisture content, and tear resistance of paperboard and packaging material.

Packaging-standards cover child resistant packaging and closure systems; consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical packaging; fragility assessment; tape and labels; instrumentation; interior packaging; intermodal and unimodal cargo loading; shipping containers, and more.

Flexible Barrier Materials-standards cover food and consumer flexible barrier materials and medical device packaging barrier materials.

Business Imaging Products-tests and practices establish standard procedures for laser printer tests, electrostatic imagine, and ink jet imaging.

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ASTM Volume 11.03:2016

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 11.03: Water and Environmental Technology: Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

Published by: 2016-10-01 / 2016-10-01 / 784 pages
Published annually in October.

This volume contains 94 standards.

Volume 11.03 is divided into the following sections:

Sampling and Analysis of Atmospheres–fixes standard procedures for assessing ambient, indoor air, and workplace atmospheres; while others measure items such as asbestos content, fluoride content, lead, sulfur-dioxide, and particulates. Also includes standards pertaining to gas filtration.

Occupational Health and Safety–presents health and safety aspects of working in various environments.

Protective Clothing–focuses on subjects such as resistance and thermal insulation of various materials used for protective clothing.

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ASTM Volume 03.06:2016

ASTM Volume 03.06 Molecular Spectroscopy and Separation Science; Surface Analysis

Published by: 2016-10-01 / 2016-10-01 / 856 pages
Published annually in October.

This volume contains 87 standards.

Volume 03.06 covers molecular spectroscopy, and includes standards pertaining to chromatography, fiberoptics and waveguides, infrared spectroscopy, molecular luminescence, and ultra-violet and visible spectroscopy. It also includes procedures for surface analysis and examines auger electron spectroscopy, x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, ion beam sputtering, and secondary ion mass spectroscopy (SIMS).

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ASTM Volume 11.07:2016

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 11.07: Air Quality

Published by: 2016-10-01 / 2016-10-01 / 1814 pages
Published annually in October

This volume contains 174 standards

Volume 11.07 provides standard procedures that assess ambient, indoor air, and workplace atmospheres. Others deal with the sampling and analysis of asbestos, lead, sulfur-dioxide, and particulates.

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ASTM Volume 03.05:2016

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 03.05: Metals Test Methods and Analytical Procedures: Analytical Chemistry for Metals, Ores, and Related Materials: E 32-latest

Published by: 2016-10-01 / 2016-10-01 / 1120 pages
Published annually in October.

This volume contains 127 standards.

Volumes 3.05 includes procedures for obtaining and reporting chemical analyses of ferrous and nonferrous metals, metal-bearing ores, and refractories. Some standards specify analytical equipment, and practices for conducting proficiency tests and reporting statistical test results; while others cover computerized systems, chemical, and material information.

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ASTM Volume 03.03:2016

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 03.03: Metals Test Methods and Analytical Procedures: Nondestructive Testing

Published by: 2016-10-01 / 2016-10-01 / 1918 pages
Published annually in October.

This volume contains 222 standards.

This volume covers the latest standards on nondestructive testing of engineering materials, structures, and assemblies to detect flaws and characterize materials properties.

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ASTM Volume 04.02:2016

ASTM Book of Standards Volume 04.02: Construction: Concrete and Aggregates

Published by: 2016-10-01 / 2016-10-01 / 1124 pages
Published annually in October

This volume contains 184 standards

This volume focuses on concrete, aggregates, curing materials, grout, and expansion joint fillers. It also includes the ASTM Manual of Aggregate and Concrete Testing.

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