ASTM International - ASTM D565-99(2019)

Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 January 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 3
ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products): 75.100
significance And Use:

4.1 This test method is a means for ascertaining whether pharmaceutical mineral oil conforms to the standards of the United States Pharmacopeia, the National Formulary, and the Food and Drug... View More

scope:

1.1 This test method covers white mineral oil (Mineral Oil USP and Light Mineral Oil NF) to determine whether it conforms to the standard of quality required for pharmaceutical use as defined by the United States Pharmacopeia and the National Formulary, or the Food and Drug Administration.

1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.2.1 Exception-Dimension requirements for the color comparator in Fig. 1 are in SI and inch-pound units.

FIG. 1 Color Comparator for Carbonizable Substances in Liquid Petrolatum

1.3 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. For specific hazard statements, see Section 6.

1.4 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.

Document History

ASTM D565-99(2019)
January 1, 2019
Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil
1.1 This test method covers white mineral oil (Mineral Oil USP and Light Mineral Oil NF) to determine whether it conforms to the standard of quality required for pharmaceutical use as defined by the...
October 1, 2013
Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil
1.1 This test method covers white mineral oil (Mineral Oil USP and Light Mineral Oil NF) to determine whether it conforms to the standard of quality required for pharmaceutical use as defined by the...
April 15, 2009
Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil
1.1 This test method covers white mineral oil (Mineral Oil USP and Light Mineral Oil NF) to determine whether it conforms to the standard of quality required for pharmaceutical use as defined by the...
May 1, 2005
Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil
1.1 This test method covers white mineral oil (Mineral Oil USP and Light Mineral Oil NF) to determine whether it conforms to the standard of quality required for pharmaceutical use as defined by the...
November 10, 1999
Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil
1.1 This test method is applicable to white mineral oil (Mineral Oil USP and Light Mineral Oil NF) to determine whether it conforms to the standard of quality required for pharmaceutical use as...
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