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EPTIS factsheet 120926 | Last revision 2019-07-10 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts120926 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts120926

PT provider
PT provider Unichim Unichim
Based in Italy
Remarks PTS available only to UNICHIM Associates
Product groups Petroleum and coal products
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Biodiesel Water EN 12937
Density EN ISO 12185
EN ISO 3675
Methanol EN 14110
Phosphorus EN 14107
Diglycerides EN 14105
Viscosity at 40 °C EN ISO 3104
Glycerol, free EN 14105
Esters EN 14103
Oxidation stability test EN 15751
EN 14112
Monoglycerides EN 14105
Contaminants EN 12662
Iodine number EN 14111
Triacylglycerol content EN 14105
Glycerol total EN 14105
Fuel oil Sodium UNICHIM 1024, IP 288, ISO 10478
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) EN 12916
Nickel UNICHIM 1024, IP 288, ISO 10478
Aluminium ASTM D93
Conductivity ASTM D 2624
Water ASTM D95
Colour ASTM D 1500
Vanadium UNICHIM 1024, IP 288, ISO 10478
Water content EN ISO 12937
Colourings HPLC
Density at 15 °C ASTM D4052 and ISO 3675
EN ISO 12185
Viscosity at 40 °C EN ISO 3104
Viscosity at 50°C and 100°C ASTM D445
Asphaltenes IP 143
Carbon residue ASTM D 189 and ISO 10370
Silicon UNICHIM 1024, IP 288, ISO 10478
Flammability ASTM D97
ISO 2719
Pour point ASTM D240
Heat of combustion ASTM D4868
Calculated heat of combustion IP375 and IP390
Sediments EN 12662
Distillation EN ISO 3405
Cetane number EN ISO 5165
Cold filter plugging point (CFPP) EN 116
Creep, dynamic ISO 3016
Sulfur ASTM D1552 and D4924
EN ISO 20846
EN ISO 20884
Oxidation stability test EN 12205
EN 15751
FAME content and Distillation (IBP, 5%, 10%, 50%, 90% recovered, FBP) EN 14078
Lubricant, total ISO 12156-1
Bacteria count IP 385
Cetane index EN ISO 4264
Tracer SY124 HPLC
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by Technical Commission
Fees and frequency
Participation fee PTS available only to UNICHIM Associates
Regularly operated Yes (3 per year)
Year of first operation 2002
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Via Rubens 23
20148 Milan

Phone: +39-2-76004450
Web: http://www.unichim.it http://www.unichim.it
Dr. Davide Faedo
Phone: +39-2-51604219
Email: davide.faedo@mi.camcom.it davide.faedo@mi.camcom.it
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Italy, Ms Laura Galli. Ms Laura Galli.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5