The chemical composition of stainless steels must be determined accurately to ensure the desired metallurgical properties. This procedure is suitable for manufacturing control and inspection testing.
KeywordsASTM E1086 - Atomic Emission Spectroscopy - Austenitic Stainless Steel - Chemical Analysis - Chemical Composition - Spark Atomic Emission Spectroscopy
ICS CODE77.040.30 (Chemical analysis of metals); 77.140.20 (Steels of high quality)
UNSPSC CODE41115403 (Spectrometers); 11171600 (Stainless steel alloys)
ASTM E1086-14, Standard Test Method for Analysis of Austenitic Stainless Steel by Spark Atomic Emission Spectrometry, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2014, www.astm.org