IP Standard Test Methods for analysis and testing of petroleum and related products, and British Standard Parts. 2020

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  • Published: August 2020
  • REF/ISBN: 9781787251830
  • Edition: 78
  • Status: Current

IP Standard test methods (STM) is an essential part of any quality control regime for petroleum testing laboratories. A necessary tool for the national and international testing of petroleum and petroleum products, the 2020 version of IP Standard Test Methods also enables laboratories to provide evidence of compliance with the most up to date test methods during inspections.

Updates for the 2020 edition include:

3 new full standard test methods:

  • 619/19 Vapour pressure – Part 3: Determination of vapour pressure and calculated dry vapour
    pressure equivalent (DVPE) (Triple Expansion Method)
  • 628/20 Determination of the Solvent Yellow 124 content of kerosene and gas oil – HPLC method
  • 629/20 Determination of sulfur content in crude oil - Wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence

And 12 test methods with significant technical changes.

Revisions to existing test methods are detailed in a summary of changes at the end of each method.

Sold in a 3 volume paperback set and includes a searchable, USB stick. To purchase individual methods, visit the IP Test Methods section of the site.

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