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ASTM Workshop will focus on analysis of hydrocarbon types.

Press Release Summary:

Apr 16, 2015 - On June 22, ASTM will hold a workshop on State-of-the-Art Analytical Testing Methodologies for Improving the Analysis of Hydrocarbon Types for Naphthas, Jet Fuel and Diesel Fuel Range Streams. Workshop topics will include techniques using chromatography and/or mass spectrometry etc. Appropriate methodologies may be developed further by ASTM sections to either improve existing ASTM test methods or develop new test methods.

ASTM International - West Conshohocken, PA

Original Press Release

ASTM Workshop Will Focus on Analysis of Hydrocarbon Types for Naphthas, Jet Fuel and Diesel Fuel Range Streams

Press release date: Apr 14, 2015

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., – A workshop on State-of-the-Art Analytical Testing Methodologies for Improving the Analysis of Hydrocarbon Types for Naphthas, Jet Fuel and Diesel Fuel Range Streams will be held June 22.

Sponsored by ASTM Committee D02 on Petroleum Products, Liquid Fuels and Lubricants, the workshop will be held at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, in conjunction with the committee’s standards development meetings.

Workshop topics will include techniques using chromatography and/or mass spectrometry etc. (PIONA, GCxGC, MS, GC/MS tec.). Appropriate methodologies may be developed further by ASTM sections to either improve existing ASTM test methods or develop new test methods.

Anyone interested in participating by making presentations to the group may contact Dr. Frank P. DiSanzo (frank.p.disanzo@exxonmobil.com). Please include the title of the presentation and a brief abstract.

There is no cost to attend the workshop. Registration will open approximately eight weeks before the workshop and closes June 17. Visit www.astm.org/D02Wrkshp062015 for additional information.

Additional technical information is available from workshop chairman Frank P. Di Sanzo, ExxonMobil R&E Co., Annandale, N.J., tel +1.908.730.2815; frank.p.disanzo@exxonmobil.com.

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