This specification covers nitration grade xylene. The nonaromatic hydrocarbons, acid wash color, copper corrosion, appearance, distillation range, initial distillation temperature, and dry point of nitration grade xylene shall be tested to meet the requirements prescribed.
1.1 Thisspecification covers nitration grade xylene.
1.2 Thefollowing applies to all specified limits in this standard: forpurposes of determining conformance with this standard, an observedvalue or a calculated value shall be round off “to the nearestunit” in the last right-hand digit used in expressing thespecification limit, in accordance with the round-off method ofPractice E29.
1.3 Thevalues stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. Thevalues given in parentheses are for information only.
1.4Consult OSHA regulations, supplier’s Safety Data Sheets, and localregulations for all materials used in this specification.
1.5This international standard was developed in accordance withinternationally recognized principles on standardizationestablished in the Decision on Principles for the Development ofInternational Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by theWorld Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT)Committee.