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    Specification for butanone (ethyl methyl ketone) for industrial use

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  28-08-1987

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    1. Scope
    2. Description
    3. Sampling and size of sample
    4. Colour
    5. Density
    6. Distillation range
    7. Residue on evaporation
    8. Water content
    9. Acidity
    10. Alcoholic impurities
    Appendices
    A. Determination of distillation range
    B. Determination of acidity
    C. Determination of alcoholic impurities

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    Colour, density, distillation range, residue on evaporation, water content, acidity and alcoholic impurities. Methods of test appended.

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    Committee I/-
    Development Note Supersedes 85/55847 DC and BS 1940(1968) (06/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, January 2011. (12/2010)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    BS 3591(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR INDUSTRIAL METHYLATED SPIRITS
    BS 2511(1970) : 1970 METHODS FOR THE DETERMINATION OF WATER (KARL FISCHER METHOD)
    BS 5309-3:1976 METHODS FOR SAMPLING CHEMICAL PRODUCTS - SAMPLING OF LIQUIDS
    BS 4524(1983) : 1983 METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF RESIDUE ON EVAPORATION ON A WATER BATH
    BS 1583(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR ONE-MARK PIPETTES
    BS 5309-1:1976 METHODS FOR SAMPLING CHEMICAL PRODUCTS - INTRODUCTION AND GENERAL PRINCIPLES
    BS 4591:1971 METHOD FOR THE DETERMINATION OF DISTILLATION CHARACTERISTICS (DISTILLATION RANGE AND DISTILLATION YIELD)
    BS 3978(1987) : 1987 AMD 8807 SPECIFICATION FOR WATER FOR LABORATORY USE
    BS 4522(1988) : 1988 METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF ABSOLUTE DENSITY AT 20 DEGREE C OF LIQUID CHEMICAL PRODUCTS FOR INDUSTRIAL USE
    BS 846(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR BURETTES
    BS 593(1974) : AMD 4890 SPECIFICATION FOR LABORATORY THERMOMETERS
    BS 5339(1976) : 1976 METHOD OF MEASUREMENT OF COLOUR IN HAZEN UNITS (PLATINUM COBALT SCALE) OF LIQUID CHEMICAL PRODUCTS
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