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


+ Analyse

Distillations according to ASTM D 2892 and ASTM D 5236

+ Destillationen

TBP curve

+ TBP Kurve