EN 14110:2019

Fat and oil derivatives - Fatty Acid Methyl Esters - Determination of methanol content

Publication date:   Jul 15, 2019

General information

60.60 Standard published   Apr 10, 2019


CEN/TC 307 Oilseeds, vegetable and animal fats and oils and their by-products - Methods of sampling and analysis

European Norm

67.200.10   Animal and vegetable fats and oils



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This document specifies a method for the determination of the methanol content of fatty acid methyl esters (FAME) for use as diesel fuel and domestic heating fuel. The method is applicable to methanol contents between 0,01 % (m/m) and 0,5 % (m/m). The method is not applicable to mixtures of FAME containing other low boiling components.
NOTE For the purposes of this document, the terms "% (m/m)" and "% (V/V)" are used to represent respectively the mass fraction and the volume fraction.
WARNING - The use of this document can involve hazardous materials, operations and equipment. This document does not purport to address all of the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of users of this document to take appropriate measures to ensure the safety and health of personnel prior to application of the standard, and fulfil statutory and regulatory requirements for this purpose.

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EN 14110:2003


EN 14110:2019
60.60 Standard published
Apr 10, 2019