ASTM D5817 Revision 03A, December 1, 2003
Standard Practice for Carbon Black, Pelleted-Reduction, Blending, and Drying of Gross Samples for Testing
Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 2014
Published By:ASTM International (ASTM)
This practice describes the procedure for blending of pelleted carbon black, the procedure for the reduction of gross samples of pelleted carbon black to the appropriate size for testing and the preparation of the sample for testing. These techniques are intended to minimize variations in measured characteristics between test samples. Standard terminology relating to carbon black samples is found in Terminology D3053.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are 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.