ASTM E1806 2009 Edition, April 15, 2009
Standard Practice for Sampling Steel and Iron for Determination of Chemical Composition
Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 2016
Additional Comments: ALSO SEE ASTM E1806 (R)
Published By:ASTM International (ASTM)
This practice covers the sampling of all grades of steel, both cast and wrought, and all types (grades) of cast irons and blast furnace iron for chemical and spectrochemical determination of composition. This practice is similar to ISO 14284.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
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. For specific statements, see 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, and 12.5.1 as well as Section 5.