U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security.
Notice of accreditation of Intertek USA, Inc., as a commercial laboratory.
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Intertek USA, Inc., has been accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of August 24, 2016.
Intertek USA, Inc., was accredited as commercial laboratory as of August 24, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for August 2019.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Dr. Justin Shey, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202-344-1060.
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Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12, that Intertek USA, Inc., 1114 Seaco Avenue, Deer Park, TX 77536, has been accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.12. Intertek USA, Inc., is accredited for the following laboratory analysis procedures and methods for petroleum and certain petroleum products set forth by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Laboratory Methods (CBPL) and American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM):
|27-01||D 287||Standard Test Method for API Gravity of Crude Petroleum and Petroleum Products (Hydrometer Method).|
|27-02||D 1298||Standard Test Method for Density, Relative Density (Specific Gravity), or API Gravity of Crude Petroleum and Liquid Petroleum Products by Hydrometer Method.|
|27-03||D 4006||Standard Test Method for Water in Crude Oil by Distillation.|
|27-04||D 95||Standard Test Method for Water in Petroleum Products and Bituminous Materials by Distillation.|
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|27-05||D 4928||Standard Test Method for Water in Crude Oils by Coulometric Karl Fischer Titration.|
|27-06||D 473||Standard Test Method for Sediment in Crude Oils and Fuel Oils by the Extraction Method.|
|27-07||D 4807||Standard Test Method for Sediment in Crude Oil by Membrane Filtration.|
|27-08||D 86||Standard Test Method for Distillation of Petroleum Products at Atmospheric Pressure.|
|27-10||D 323||Standard Test Method for Vapor Pressure of Petroleum Products (Reid Method).|
|27-11||D 445||Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids (and Calculation of Dynamic Viscosity).|
|27-13||D 4294||Standard Test Method for Sulfur in Petroleum and Petroleum Products by Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry.|
|27-46||D 5002||Standard Test Method for Density and Relative Density of Crude Oils by Digital Density Analyzer.|
|27-48||D 4052||Standard Test Method for Density and Relative Density of Liquids by Digital Density Meter.|
|27-54||D 1796||Standard Test Method for Water and Sediment in Fuel Oils by the Centrifuge Method (Laboratory Procedure).|
| ||D 4007||Standard Test Method for Water and Sediment in Crude Oil by the Centrifuge Method (Laboratory Procedure).|
Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is accredited by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific test requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test this entity is accredited to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344-1060. The inquiry may also be sent to CBPGaugersLabs@cbp.dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories. http://www.cbp.gov/about/labs-scientific/commercial-gaugers-and-laboratories.
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Dated: July 13, 2017.
Ira S. Reese,
Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate.
[FR Doc. 2017-15525 Filed 7-24-17; 8:45 am]
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