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Uganda National Bureau of Standards
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">DUS 2088: 2018, Standard test methods for filterable matter (total dissolved solids) and non-filterable matter (total suspended solids) in water, First Edition.</p>
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Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Surface water, saline water, domestic and industrial wastes</p>
Description of Content

This draft Uganda standard specifies test methods for the determination of filterable matter, total dissolved solids (TDS), and nonfilterable matter, total suspended solids (TSS), in drinking, surface, and saline waters, domestic and industrial wastes. The practical range of the determination of nonfilterable particulate matter (TSS) is 4 to 20 000 mg/l.

Relevant Documents
  1. ASTM D1129-13, Standard Terminology Relating to Water
  2. ASTM D1193-06(2018), Standard Specification for Reagent Water
  3. ASTM D1429-13, Standard Test Methods for Specific Gravity of Water and Brine
  4. ASTM D2777-13, Standard Practice for Determination of Precision and Bias of Applicable Test Methods of Committee D19 on Water 
  5. ASTM D3370-10, Standard Practices for Sampling Water from Closed Conduits 
  6. ASTM D3856-11(2015), Standard Guide for Management Systems in Laboratories Engaged in Analysis of Water 
  7. ASTM D3977, Standard Test Methods for Determining Sediment Concentration in Water Samples 
  8. ASTM D4411, Standard Guide for Sampling Fluvial Sediment in Motion 
  9. ASTM D5847, Standard Practice for Writing Quality Control Specifications for Standard Test Methods for Water Analysis 
  10. ASTM D5905, Standard Practice for the Preparation of Substitute Wastewater 
  11. ASTM E319, Standard Practice for the Evaluation of Single-Pan Mechanical Balances 
  12. ASTM E898, Standard Test Method of Testing Top-Loading, Direct-Reading Laboratory Scales and Balances


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