BS 1940:1987 - Specification for butanone (ethyl methyl ketone) for industrial use
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BS 1940:1987

Specification for butanone (ethyl methyl ketone) for industrial use

Status : Current, Confirmed   Published : August 1987



Colour, density, distillation range, residue on evaporation, water content, acidity and alcoholic impurities. Methods of test appended.

Standard NumberBS 1940:1987
TitleSpecification for butanone (ethyl methyl ketone) for industrial use
StatusCurrent, Confirmed
Publication Date28 August 1987
Confirm Date24 May 2021
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 1940:1968
DescriptorsMethyl ethyl ketone, Aliphatic alcohols, Colour, Boiling point, Impurities, Acidity, Moisture, Ketones (aliphatic), Volumetric analysis, Testing conditions, Acidimetry, Determination of content, Chemical analysis and testing, Density, Solvents, Industrial, Sampling methods
Title in FrenchMéthyléthylcétone (butanone) à usage industriel - spécifications
Title in GermanButanon (Ethylmethylketon) zur Verwendung in der Industrie
ISBN0 580 15820 9
File Size274 KB

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