Kerosene Supply (LABFS).

Sl. No. Characteristics Unit Method No. Requirement
Minimum Maximum
1 Density at 15 °C g/ml IS 1448 [P: 32] 0.79 0.82
2 Flash point °C IS 1448 [P: 20] 42
3 Total N-Paraffin % by mass ASTM D 2163 18
4 Boiling range IS 1448 [P: 18]
a) Initial boiling point °C 140
b) Final boiling point °C 280
5 Total Sulphur Wt ppm IS 1448 [P: 34] 2000
6 Total Nitrogen Wt ppm 5.0
7 Colour (Saybolt) IS 1448 [P14] 18
8 Copper strip corrosion,
for 3 h at 50 °C, Max
IS 1448 [P: 15] Not worse than
No.1
9 Acidity, inorganic mg KOH/gm IS 1448 [P: 2] Nil