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:Methods of analysis