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ASTM Proficiency Test: Petroleum Wax

EPTIS factsheet 152705 | Last revision 2020-06-05 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152705 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152705

PT provider
PT provider ASTM International ASTM International
Based in United States
Product groups Consumer products
Fluid engineering
Petroleum and coal products
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Fire behaviour
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Petroleum Wax Density ASTM D1298, ASTM D4052
Color ASTM D156, ASTM D1500, ASTM D2008, ASTM D6045
Odor ASTM D1833
Flash Point ASTM D92, ASTM D93
Viscosity, Kinematic ASTM D445
Gas Chromatography ASTM D5442
Calorimetry, Differential Scanning ASTM D4419
Congealing Point ASTM D938
Melting Point ASTM D87, ASTM D127
Needle Penetration ASTM D1321
Oil Content ASTM D721
Solvent Extractables ASTM D3235
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee $647
Regularly operated Yes (three times annually)
Year of first operation 2002
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
ASTM International
100 Barr Harbor Drive
19428 West Conshohocken, PA
United States

Phone: +1-610-832-9500
Fax: +1-610-832-9782
Web: http://www.astm.org/STATQA/index.html http://www.astm.org/STATQA/index.html
Amy Meacock
Phone: +1-610-832-9688
Fax: +1-610-832-9782
Email: ptp@astm.org ptp@astm.org
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Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5