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ASTM D4220

1995 Edition, April 15, 1995

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Standard Practices for Preserving and Transporting Soil Samples

Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 2007

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Superseded By: ASTM D4220/D4220M

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W/D S/S BY ASTM D4220/D4220M
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Product Details:

  • Revision: 1995 Edition, April 15, 1995
  • Published Date: January 2007
  • Status: Superseded By:
  • Superseded By: ASTM D4220/D4220M
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: ASTM International (ASTM)
  • Page Count: 11
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: Yes

Description / Abstract:

These practices cover procedures for preserving soil samples immediately after they are obtained in the field and accompanying procedures for transporting and handling the samples.

Limitations—These practices are not intended to address requirements applicable to transporting of soil samples known or suspected to contain hazardous materials.

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. See Section 7.

*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard.