Petroleumprodukter: allmänt

Kommittébeteckning: SIS/TK 413 (Provning av flytande och gasformiga bränslen)
Källa: CEN
Svarsdatum: den 3 aug 2018
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This method determines cloud point using a step-wise cooling technique that is executed through automated equipment types with optical detection mode. This method is an alternative to the normal, manual technique.[1] It is a generic method that covers existing automated equipment.

The present method covers distillate fuels, fatty-acid methyl esters (FAME) and paraffinic diesel fuels, including blends thereof, as well as those containing flow-improvers or other additives, intended for use in diesel engines and domestic heating installations

NOTE 1 This method may be applicable for other products such as vegetable oils but these kind of products have not been evaluated during the inter-laboratory study

NOTE 2 The inter-laboratory program consisted of petroleum products of ISO 2049[2] color of 5,0 and lower. The precisions stated in this test method may not apply to samples with color determined according to ISO 2049 higher than 5,0.

WARNING — The use of this Standard can involve hazardous materials, operations and equipment. This Standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of users of this standard to take appropriate measures to ensure the safety and health of personnel prior to application of the standard, and fulfil other applicable requirements for this purpose.