Standard Test Method for Chemical Analysis of Wood Charcoal ASTM D1762-84

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Standard Test Method for Chemical Analysis of Wood Charcoal ASTM D1762-84

Attached is the ASTM D1762-84. This test method covers the determination of moisture, volatile matter, and ash in charcoal made from wood. The test method is applicable to lumps and briquets and is designed for the evaluation of charcoal quality. The test method employs apparatus that is found in most laboratories and is adapted to routine analyses of a large number of samples.

The 2001 issue of the method can be purchased online from ANSI at:ASTM+D1762-84(2001)