ASTM International - ASTM E1506-97(2003)
Standard Test Methods for Analysis of Acid-Grade Calcium Fluoride (Fluorspar)
|Publication Date:||10 April 2003|
|ICS Code (Salts):||71.060.50|
significance And Use:
Calcium fluoride is available in nature in various forms and purities. A major use for it is in the manufacture of hydrofluoric acid. The test methods listed in 1.1 provide procedures for... View More
Calcium fluoride is available in nature in various forms and purities. A major use for it is in the manufacture of hydrofluoric acid. The test methods listed in 1.1 provide procedures for analyzing calcium fluoride to determine whether it is suitable for this use.View Less
1.1 These test methods cover the chemical analyses of acid-grade calcium fluoride (fluorspar). These test methods appear in the following sections:
|Volatiles as Moisture||6-13|
|Assay as Calcium Fluoride (CaF 2)||23-32|
|Soluble Chloride as NaC1||33-50|
|Mixed Oxides (R
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.4 Review the current Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for each chemical used in this standard for detailed information concerning toxicity, first-aid procedures, handling, and safety precautions.