ASTM International - ASTM D5044-06(2012)
Standard Test Method for Rubber Compounding Materials—Free 2-Mercaptobenzothiazole (MBT) in Benzothiazyl Disulfide (MBTS)
|Publication Date:||1 May 2012|
|ICS Code (Rubber):||83.060|
significance And Use:
MBT and MBTS are used for rubber and latex vulcanization... View More
MBT and MBTS are used for rubber and latex vulcanization acceleration. The amount of MBT in MBTS may be of importance in predicting performance in rubber compounds and for raw material purchase and control.
This test method may be used as a quality control tool and for research and development work.View Less
1.1 This test method covers the procedure for estimation of the acidic impurities in benzothiazyl disulfide (MBTS).
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 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.