ASTM C1529

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ASTM C1529 – Standard Specification for Quicklime, Hydrated Lime, and Limestone for Environmental Uses


This specification covers lime and limestone productions and by-product alkaline materials suitable for environmental uses.

Requirements for quicklime, hydrated lime, and limestone for the designated end uses are specified, and are on the basis of the weight of sample taken at the place of manufacture.


biosolids; by-product lime; calcium oxide; dolomitic lime; dolomitic limestone; drinking water; environmental; high calcium lime; high calcium limestone; hydrated lime; industrial waste; lime; limestone; magnesian lime; magnesian limestone; neutralization; quicklime; residuals; sewage sludge; stabilization; treatment; waste; wastewater; water; water softening