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Document ID (ISN)21027
CIS number 74-920
Year 1973
Convention or series no. ISO 1516:1973
Author(s)
International standard ISO 1516-1973 (E), International Organization for Standardization, Case postale 56, 1211 Genève 20, Switzerland, 15 Dec. 1973. 3p. Price: SF.8.00.
Title Paints and varnishes - Determination of the danger classification by flashpoint - Closed cup method
Original title Peintures et vernis - Détermination des catégories de danger par le point d'éclair - Méthode en vase clos. [in French]
Bibliographic information International Organization for Standardization, Case postale 56, 1211 Genève 20, Switzerland, 15 Dec.1973. 3p. Price: Fs.8.00.
Abstract Standard specifying a test method to determine if a paint or varnish gives off sufficiently flammable vapour to cause ignition in the presence of a flame. Description of the test principle, apparatus (test cup, water bath, thermometers, support), sampling and determination. Advice for the test report. Reference to various national standards specifying suitable closed cups.
Descriptors (primary) paints and varnishes; ISO; determination of flashpoints; hazard evaluation; fire hazards
Descriptors (secondary) standard; closed cup method
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Fires
Risk evaluation