Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA)

ASTM D6370

Summary

This test method provides a thermogravimetric (TGA) technique to determine the amounts of organics (oil, polymer), carbon black and ash (filler) in a rubber compound.

Test Details

This test method is intended for use in quality control, material screening, and related problem solving where a compositional analysis, or comparison to a known material, is desired.

The amount of plasticizer/oil may be determined separately using Test Method D297.

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