Crude oil distillation

according to ASTM D 5236


We offer crude oil distillation according to the standard procedure as per ASTM D 5236.

Destillation gemäß ASTM D 5236

ASTM D 5236

Distillation according to ASTM D 5236

Distillation of Heavy Hydrocarbon Mixtures (Vacuum Potstill Method)

This distillation includes the following services:

  • Vessel size 4 l (minimum quantity 2 L)
  • Vacuum range from atmospheric pressure down to 0.1 mm Hg
  • Distillation in the range of approx. 370 °C bis 565 °C (AET)
  • Collection of factions according to your specifications (max. 12 cuts)
  • Quantity recording and density determination
  • Analysis of the cuts according to your specifications
  • Filling, packaging and shipping of the cuts

Info letter on Crude Oil Distillation                                       [ PDF 1.2 MB ]  download pdf


Dr. Hendrik Stein

Dr. Hendrik Stein

Head of Mini Plant and Testing Fuel Department

Christian Schwarz

Christian Schwarz

Deputy Manager Mini Plant Laboratory

Data und Analyses


Distillations according to ASTM D 2892 and ASTM D 5236

TBP curve