Petrochemical Standards

Determination of Sulfur by WDXRF

Further Reading about relevant Petrochemical Standards

ASTM D2622 - Sulfur in Petroleum Products by Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry

For petroleum and petroleum products such as diesel fuel, jet fuel, kerosene, other distillate oil, naphtha, residual oil, lubricating base oil, hydraulic oil, crude oil, unleaded gasoline, gasoline-ethanol blends, and biodiesel

Instrumentation: WDXRF

Concentration range: 3 mg/kg - 4.6 % S

ISO 14596 - Petroleum products — Determination of sulfur content — Wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometry

For liquid petroleum products, additives for petroleum products, and semi-solid and solid petroleum products that are either liquefied by moderate heating or soluble in organic solvents.

Instrumentation: WDXRF

Concentration range: 0.001 % to 2.50 % S

ISO 20884 - Sulfur of Automotive Fuels by Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry

For automotive gasoline containing up to 3.7 % (m/m) oxygen (including those blended with ethanol up to 10 % V/V), and in diesel fuels (including those containing up to about 10 % V/V fatty acid methyl ester (FAME))

Instrumentation: WDXRF

Concentration range: 5 - 500 mg/kg S

ASTM D6334 - Sulfur in Gasoline by Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry

Gasoline and gasoline-oxygenate blends

Instrumentation: WDXRF

Concentration range: 15 - 940 mg/kg S