ASTM D3546 - 05(2011) - Standard Test Method for Formic Acid in Glacial Acetic Acid

ASTM D3546 - 05(2011)

Standard Test Method for Formic Acid in Glacial Acetic Acid

Status : Current   Published : February 2011



1.1 This test method covers the determination of the formic acid (and other reducing substances) content of glacial acetic acid by oxidation with lead tetraacetate.

1.2 For purposes of determining conformance of an observed or a calculated value using this test method to relevant specifications, test result(s) shall be rounded off to the nearest unit in the last right-hand digit used in expressing the specification limit, in accordance with the rounding-off method of Practice E29.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.4 For hazard information and guidance, see the supplier's Material Safety Data Sheets.

1.5 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.

Standard NumberASTM D3546 - 05(2011)
TitleStandard Test Method for Formic Acid in Glacial Acetic Acid
Publication Date01 February 2011
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
Descriptors Formic acid content, Glacial acetic acid, Glacial acetic acid, Lead tetraacetate oxidation, Reducing substances, Formic acid
File Size139.7 KB

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