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    Standard Terminology of Coal and Coke

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-09-2015

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    1.1This terminology defines the technical terms used in standards that are the responsibility of Committee D05 on Coal and Coke. The terms are used in:

    1.1.1The sampling of coal and coke under conditions required for most commercial and technical purposes related to coal and coke.

    1.1.2Bias and related statistical testing,

    1.1.3The description of coal, both visually in the field and microscopically in the laboratory,

    1.1.4Chemical and physical analyses of coal and coke,

    1.1.5Classification of coal, and

    1.1.6Certain other related practices and guides applicable to the coal and coke industries.

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    Committee D 05
    Document Type Reference Material
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    ASTM D 5515 : 1997 : R2004 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 5192 : 1991 Standard Practice for Collection of Coal Samples from Core
    ASTM D 7430 : 2010 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3173 : 2003 Standard Test Method for Moisture in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3172 : 2013 : R2021 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5865 : 2011 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3173 : 2003 : R2008 Standard Test Method for Moisture in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2012 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3172 : 1989 : R2002 Standard Practice for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 2639 : 1998 Standard Test Method for Plastic Properties of Coal by the Constant-Torque Gieseler Plastometer
    ASTM D 1857 : 2003 Standard Test Method for Fusibility of Coal and Coke Ash
    ASTM D 7430 : 2012 : REV B Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3174 : 2004 : R2010 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 1857 : 1987 : R1994 Standard Test Method for Fusibility of Coal and Coke Ash
    ASTM D 3172 : 2013 Standard Practice for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3302 : 2007 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 6316 : 2009 Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5192 : 2009 Standard Practice for Collection of Coal Samples from Core
    ASTM D 1412 : 2004 Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30°C
    ASTM D 3172 : 2007 Standard Practice for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3180 : 2015 Standard Practice for Calculating Coal and Coke Analyses from As-Determined to Different Bases
    ASTM D 5192 : 2007 Standard Practice for Collection of Coal Samples from Core
    ASTM D 2798 : 2020 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 7582 : 2012 Standard Test Methods for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke by Macro Thermogravimetric Analysis
    ASTM D 3176 : 1989 : R1997 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Ultimate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 4371 : 1991 : R1998 Standard Test Method for Determining the Washability Characteristics of Coal
    ASTM D 7582 : 2009 Standard Test Methods for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke by Macro Thermogravimetric Analysis
    ASTM D 2013 : 2000 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Practice of Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 5061 : 1992 : R1997 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of Volume Percent of Textural Components in Metallurgical Coke
    ASTM D 2639 : 2008 Standard Test Method for Plastic Properties of Coal by the Constant-Torque Gieseler Plastometer
    ASTM D 5865 : 2004 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3176 : 2009 Standard Practice for Ultimate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 6316 : 2000 Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3302 : 2002 : REV A Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2009 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 5865 : 2000 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3302 : 2002 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 2013 : 2000 : REV A Standard Practice of Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 3174 : 2002 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 2798 : 2011 : REV A Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 2798 : 2006 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 5865 : 2013 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 1412 : 1999 Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30°C
    ASTM D 5865 : 2007 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5865 : 2003 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5515 : 2021 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 5865 : 1998 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2016 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2013 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3173 : 2000 Standard Test Method for Moisture in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5865 : 2003 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3302 : 1991 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 3175 : 2007 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 2798 : 2009 : REV A Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 3174 : 2011 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 3175 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 4749 : 1987 : R2007 Standard Test Method for Performing the Sieve Analysis of Coal and Designating Coal Size
    ASTM D 5515 : 1997 : R2004 : EDT 2 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 2013 : 2000 Standard Practice of Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 1857 : 1987 : R2000 Standard Test Method for Fusibility of Coal and Coke Ash
    ASTM D 2798 : 2011 : REV A : R2019 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 2639 : 2004 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Plastic Properties of Coal by the Constant-Torque Gieseler Plastometer
    ASTM D 3172 : 2007 : REV A Standard Practice for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5192 : 1999 Standard Practice for Collection of Coal Samples from Core
    ASTM D 2234/D2234M : 2009 Standard Practice for Collection of a Gross Sample of Coal
    ASTM D 7582 : 2010 : EDT 1 Standard Test Methods for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke by Macro Thermogravimetric Analysis
    ASTM D 5865 : 1999 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3174 : 2000 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 2798 : 1999 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Reflectance of Vitrinite in a Polished Specimen of Coal
    ASTM D 1412 : 2002 Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30°C
    ASTM D 7582 : 2015 Standard Test Methods for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke by Macro Thermogravimetric Analysis
    ASTM D 7430 : 2016 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3175 : 2011 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5865 : 2011 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 1412 : 2002 : REV A Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30°C
    ASTM D 5515 : 2022 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 6316 : 2009 : REV A Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 1412 : 2003 Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30°C
    ASTM D 3180 : 2007 Standard Practice for Calculating Coal and Coke Analyses from As-Determined to Different Bases
    ASTM D 3175 : 2001 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 1412 : 1993 : R1997 Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30ûC
    ASTM D 3174 : 2012 : R2018 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 3174 : 2004 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 5515 : 2017 : REV A Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 3176 : 2015 Standard Practice for Ultimate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 6316 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3302 : 2000 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 6316 : 2009 : REV B : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3173 : 2011 Standard Test Method for Moisture in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 2798 : 2011 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 2798 : 2005 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2010 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2011 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 5865 : 2012 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5515 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 7430 : 2017 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3176 : 1974 Standard Method for Ultimate Analysis Of Coal And Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2012 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 5263 : 1993 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Determining the Relative Degree of Oxidation in Bituminous Coal by Alkali Extraction
    ASTM D 5192 : 2009 : R2015 Standard Practice for Collection of Coal Samples from Core
    ASTM D 3180 : 1989 : R1997 Standard Practice for Calculating Coal and Coke Analyses from As-Determined to Different Bases
    ASTM D 6316 : 2004 Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5515 : 2020 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 5061 : 2016 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Textural Components of Metallurgical Coke
    ASTM D 5192 : 2008 Standard Practice for Collection of Coal Samples from Core
    ASTM D 5865 : 2001 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 388 : 1999 Standard Classification of Coals by Rank
    ASTM D 5263 : 2021 Standard Test Method for Determining the Relative Degree of Oxidation in Bituminous Coal by Alkali Extraction
    ASTM D 2013 : 2003 Standard Practice of Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 7430 : 2008 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3302 : 2007 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 5865 : 2001 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2018 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 5114 : 1990 : R1998 Standard Test Method for Laboratory Froth Flotation of Coal in a Mechanical Cell
    ASTM D 2798 : 2021 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 3180 : 2012 Standard Practice for Calculating Coal and Coke Analyses from As-Determined to Different Bases
    ASTM D 3176 : 1989 : R2002 Standard Practice for Ultimate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5263 : 1993 : R2001 Standard Test Method for Determining the Relative Degree of Oxidation in Bituminous Coal by Alkali Extraction
    ASTM D 5515 : 1997 : R2010 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 2798 : 2009 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Vitrinite Reflectance of Coal
    ASTM D 5114 : 1990 : R2004 Standard Test Method for Laboratory Froth Flotation of Coal in a Mechanical Cell
    ASTM D 5865 : 2010 : REV A Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3174 : 2012 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 4749 : 1987 : R1994 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Performing the Sieve Analysis of Coal and Designating Coal Size
    ASTM D 2013 : 2004 Standard Practice of Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 5114 : 1990 : R2010 Standard Test Method for Laboratory Froth Flotation of Coal in a Mechanical Cell
    ASTM D 3174 : 2002 Standard Test Method for Ash in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke from Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2016 : REV B Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 1857 : 2004 Standard Test Method for Fusibility of Coal and Coke Ash
    ASTM D 1412 : 2007 Standard Test Method for Equilibrium Moisture of Coal at 96 to 97 Percent Relative Humidity and 30°C
    ASTM D 2013 : 2001 Standard Practice of Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 3175 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2014 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3175 : 2002 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 4749 : 1987 : R2012 Standard Test Method for Performing the Sieve Analysis of Coal and Designating Coal Size
    ASTM D 3302 : 2005 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 5263 : 1993 : R2008 Standard Test Method for Determining the Relative Degree of Oxidation in Bituminous Coal by Alkali Extraction
    ASTM D 5865 : 2007 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 4371 : 2006 Standard Test Method for Determining the Washability Characteristics of Coal
    ASTM D 3175 : 1989 : REV A : R1997 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3302 : 2002 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 5263 : 1993 : R2008 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Determining the Relative Degree of Oxidation in Bituminous Coal by Alkali Extraction
    ASTM D 7430 : 2015 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 2639 : 2004 Standard Test Method for Plastic Properties of Coal by the Constant-Torque Gieseler Plastometer
    ASTM D 7430 : 2015 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 4371 : 2006 : R2012 Standard Test Method for Determining the Washability Characteristics of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2016 : REV B : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 2013 : 1972 Standard Method Of Preparing Coal Samples For Analysis
    ASTM D 5865 : 2002 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2011 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 5061 : 1992 : R2004 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of Volume Percent of Textural Components in Metallurgical Coke
    ASTM D 5865 : 2001 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 2013 : 2007 Standard Practice for Preparing Coal Samples for Analysis
    ASTM D 5061 : 2007 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Textural Components of Metallurgical Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2018 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2008 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3180 : 1989 : R2002 Standard Practice for Calculating Coal and Coke Analyses from As-Determined to Different Bases
    ASTM D 3172 : 1989 : R1997 Standard Practice for Proximate Analysis of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 6316 : 2009 : REV B Standard Test Method for Determination of Total, Combustible and Carbonate Carbon in Solid Residues from Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 3173 : 2002 Standard Test Method for Moisture in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5515 : 1997 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 3302 : 2005 : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 4749 : 1987 Standard Test Method for Performing the Sieve Analysis of Coal and Designating Coal Size
    ASTM D 7430 : 2008 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2010 : REV B Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3175 : 2020 Standard Test Method for Volatile Matter in the Analysis Sample of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 7430 : 2011 : REV A Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2018 Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 7430 : 2015 : REV B Standard Practice for Mechanical Sampling of Coal
    ASTM D 3173 : 1973 Standard Test Method for Moisture In The Analysis Sample Of Coal And Coke
    ASTM D 5865 : 2010 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 4749 : 1987 : R2002 Standard Test Method for Performing the Sieve Analysis of Coal and Designating Coal Size
    ASTM D 5865 : 2010 Standard Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke
    ASTM D 5263 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Determining the Relative Degree of Oxidation in Bituminous Coal by Alkali Extraction
    ASTM D 3302 : 2007 : REV A Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 3302 : 2007 : REV A : EDT 1 Standard Test Method for Total Moisture in Coal
    ASTM D 5515 : 1997 : R2010 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Swelling Properties of Bituminous Coal Using a Dilatometer
    ASTM D 5061 : 2005 Standard Test Method for Microscopical Determination of the Textural Components of Metallurgical Coke
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