Method D-4017

Standard Test Method for Water in Paints and Paint Materials by Karl Fischer Method

This method is for the determination of water content in paint and paint materials including resins, monomers, and solvents with the exception of aldehydes and certain active metals, metal oxides, and metal hydroxides. The method of analysis is a Karl Fischer titration.



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Method Data

Hold Times, Preservatives, Preps, Collection, Analytical & Documentation
Holding Time:   None noted in the method.
Preservatives:   None noted in the method.
Required Preps:   50mL plastic or glass bottle with a Teflon-lined lid
Collection Method:   Grab sampling
Analytical Methodology:   Karl Fischer titration
Documentation:   D4017

Analyte List*

Analyte Formula CAS Number Detection Limit

* The analytes and detection limits listed for each method represent the typical detection limits and analytes reported for that particular method. Keep in mind that analyte lists may vary from laboratory to laboratory. Detection limits may also vary from lab to lab and are dependent upon the sample size, matrix, and any interferences that may be present in the sample.