ASTM D 4057: Practice for Manual Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products provides procedures for manually obtaining samples from tanks, ... And, in Japan, 14 % of the fossil fuel consumed by a electricity-generating power plant in 2000 was crude oil. ... The asphaltic residuum from burning of crude oils can build up on heat transfer surfaces, reducing their efficiency, and can clog burners.
|Title||:||The Significance of Tests of Petroleum Products|
|Author||:||ASTM Committee D-2 on Petroleum Products and Lubricants|
|Publisher||:||ASTM International - 1949|