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  • BS 4591:1990 (published 1990-02)

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    Method for determination of distillation characteristics of organic liquids (other than petroleum products)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  28-02-1990

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    National foreword
    Committees responsible
    Method
    1. Scope and field of application
    2. References
    3. Definitions
    4. Principle
    5. Apparatus
    6. Sampling
    7. Procedure
    8. Corrections to barometer readings
    9. Temperature corrections
    10. Expression of results
    11. Test report
    Tables
    1. Sampling temperatures
    2. Correction of barometer readings to 0 deg C
        Fortin barometer with brass scale
    3. Correction of barometer readings to standard gravity
    Figures
    1. Assembly of distillation apparatus (5.1)
    2. Distillation flask (5.1.1)
    3. Distillation receiver (5.1.3)
    4. Condenser (5.1.4)
    5. Draught screen (5.1.5)

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    Apparatus, procedure and correction and reporting of results.

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    Committee I/-
    Development Note Also numbered as ISO 918 Supersedes 82/55423 DC and BS 4591(1971) (08/2005) Reviewed & Confirmed by BSI, July 2017. (06/2017)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 2000-123(1985) : 1985 METHODS OF TEST FOR PETROLEUM AND ITS PRODUCTS - DISTILLATION OF PETROLEUM PRODUCTS
    BS 2000-195(1990) : 1990 METHODS OF TEST FOR PETROLEUM AND ITS PRODUCTS - DISTILLATION RANGE OF VOLATILE ORGANIC LIQUIDS
    BS 5309-3:1976 METHODS FOR SAMPLING CHEMICAL PRODUCTS - SAMPLING OF LIQUIDS
    BS 5775-3(1979) : 1979 SPECIFICATION FOR QUANTITIES UNITS AND SYMBOLS - MECHANICS
    ISO 4626:1980 Volatile organic liquids Determination of boiling range of organic solvents used as raw materials
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