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Sustained Burning Test on a Condensed Aerosol Sample Video

Written by AnnMarie Fauske | 05.25.17

ASTM D92 Cleveland Open Cup Flash Point and Sustained Burning. The sample was a condensed aerosol. A flame was passed over the collected sample to determine if the vapors from the sample could ignite and propagate to the sample itself and sustain burning. As you can see, they did. We ran this test at ambient temperature.