Specifies two basic procedures: a) A single-stage method which can be used for determination of the total moisture content of the special moisture sample or of a moisture sample taken from a common sample. b) A two-stage method which can be used for determination of the residual moisture content and, if required, also the total moisture content of a special moisture sample or of a moisture sample taken from a common sample. The single-stage method consists in drying the sample to constant mass at a temperature of 105 to 110 °C under specified conditions. The two stage method contains additionally drying at temperaures not exceeding 40 °C.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 1983-10
Edition: 1Number of pages: 5
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 27/SC 5 Methods of analysis
- ICS :
- 73.040 Coals
ISO 5068:1983Stage: 95.99
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