EN 12049:1996

Solid fertilizers and liming materials - Determination of moisture content - Gravimetric method by drying under reduced pressure (ISO 8189:1992 modified)

Publication date:   Jan 1, 1998

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   Jul 8, 2022


CEN/TC 260 Fertilizers and liming materials

European Norm

65.080   Fertilizers



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This international standard specifies a gravimetric method, by drying under reduced pressure, for the determination of the and soil conditioners moisture content of fertilizers. The method is not applicable to fertilizers containing the following: - calcium nitrate; - calcium hydroxyde; - calcium sulfate containing less than two molecules of water of crystallization for each molecule of calcium sulfate.

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EN 12049:1996
90.93 Standard confirmed
Jul 8, 2022