distillation test

distillation test

[‚dis·tə′lā·shən ‚test]
(chemical engineering)
A standardized procedure for finding the initial, intermediate, and final boiling points in the boiling range of petroleum products.
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These values were derived from ASTM D2892/5236 distillation tests.
Simulation distillation tests have confirmed that 90% of the liquids distilled at 450 degrees Celsius were 76.