ASTM E1157 - 87(2018)e1 - Standard Specification for Sampling and Testing of Reusable Laboratory Glassware

ASTM E1157 - 87(2018)e1

Standard Specification for Sampling and Testing of Reusable Laboratory Glassware

Status : Current   Published : December 2011



1.1 This specification covers laboratory items for use until they are no longer considered functional for the intended purpose. It is written specifically for reusable items and is not to be confused with disposable (single use) items that are described in other standards.

1.2 This specification covers the sampling inspection and basic testing criteria for the following four types of laboratory glassware: blown and pressed glassware, nongraduated;2 blown and pressed glassware, graduated;2 tubular glassware, nongraduated; and tubular glassware, graduated.

1.3 This specification is intended to be used in conjunction with a standard specification for a specific laboratory glassware product.

1.4 The following precautionary statement pertains only to the test method portion, Section 6, of this specification. 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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM E1157 - 87(2018)e1
TitleStandard Specification for Sampling and Testing of Reusable Laboratory Glassware
Publication Date01 December 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 glassware, laboratory, sampling, testing
File Size89 KB

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