American Society for Testing and Materials Standard ASTM D445 Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids - Australian Government

Description

You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to undertake a recycling operation.

You may be entitled to a product stewardship (oil) benefit for the sale or consumption of recycled oil that you have recycled in Australia.

To be eligible you must be registered for entitlement to product stewardship (oil) benefits.

This standard specifies a procedure for the determination of the kinematic viscosity, of liquid petroleum products, both transparent and opaque, by measuring the time for a volume of liquid to flow under gravity through a calibrated glass capillary viscometer.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Product Stewardship (Oil) Act 2000 AG

Regulation(s) name

Product Stewardship (Oil) Regulations 2000 AG

Administering agency

Department of the Environment and Energy

Environment Protection

Environmental Assessment and Compliance

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Environmental Assessment and Compliance

Environment Protection

Department of the Environment and Energy

Operating address: John Gorton Building King Edward Terrace
King Edward Terrace
Parkes
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: GPO BOX 787
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6274 1111
Phone: 1800 803 772