This test method covers the determination of the lime content of soil-lime mixtures sampled from a project under construction or at the pug-mill, or both.
In soils with highly variable amounts of CaCo3 (such as caliche), it may be difficult to obtain a representative sample.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values stated in inch-pound units are provided for information only.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, 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.
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