American Society for Testing and Materials Standard ASTM D97 Standard Test Method for Pour Point of Petroleum Products - Australian Government


Note that this standard has been updated and you will need to meet the requirements set out in ASTM D97-17b Standard Test Method for Pour Point of Petroleum Products.

You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to undertake an oil 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 provides a test method for calculating the pour point of any petroleum product.

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Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Product Stewardship (Oil) Act 2000 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Product Stewardship (Oil) Regulations 2000 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Environment Protection

Environmental Assessment and Compliance

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