IP 10: Determination of kerosine burning characteristics - 24 hour method

Document options

EI Technical Partners get free access to publications. You will need to Login or Register here

  • Method adopted/last revised: 2012
  • Method reapproved: 2017
  • REF/ISBN: IP010-2938621
  • Status: Current
  • First printed in STM books: January 2012


This document specifies a method of test to assist in the evaluation of the burning properties of kerosine used for illumination and/or heating purposes.

NOTE 1 - Precision values are only available for char values in the range 0 mg/kg to 30 mg/kg.

NOTE 2 - For the purposes of this standard, the terms "% (m/m)" and "% (V/V)" are used to represent respectively the mass fraction and the volume fraction.

Members Benefits

Are you an EI Member? If yes, register/log in now to ensure you receive free access or discounts to EI publications.

If you are not a Member, why not join today and receive all of the benefits of EI Membership? EI Members are entitled to a 25% discount on most EI publications.