equiMe
Residual Marine Fuels

Category ISO -F-
ISO 8217:2017


Characteristics
Unit Limit RMA
RMB
RMD
RME
RMG
RMK
Test Method(s) and references



10
30
80
180
180
380
500
700
380
500
700

Kinematic viscosity at 50°C
mm2/s(A)
Max
10,0
30,0
80,0
180,0
180,0
380,0
500,0
700,0
380,0
500,0
700,0
ISO 3104
Density at 15°C kg/m3
Max
920,0
960,0
975,0
991,0
991,0
1010,0
ISO 3675 or ISO 12185; ↪6.1
CCAl

Max
850
860 870
↪6.2
Sulfur(B)
mass %
Max
Statutory requirements
ISO 8754 or ISO 14596 or ASTM D4294; ↪6.3
Flash point
°C Min
60,0
ISO 2719; ↪6.4
Hydrogen sulfide
mg/kg
Max
2,00
IP 570; ↪6.5
Acid number(C)
mg KOH/h
Max
2,5 ASTM D664; ↪6.6
Total sediment - Aged
mass %
Max
0,10
ISO 10307-2; ↪6.9
Carbon residue - Micro method
mass %
Max
2,50
10,00
14,00
15,00
18,00
20,00
ISO 10370
Pour point (upper)(D) Winter
°C Max
0
30
30
30
ISO 3016
Pour point (upper)(D) Summer
°C Max
6
30
30
30
ISO 3016
Water
volume %
Max
0,30
0,50
0,50
0,50
0,50
0,50
ISO 3733
Ash
mass %
Max
0,040
0,070
0,070
0,070
0,100
0,150
ISO 6245
Vanadium
mg/kg
Max
50
150
150
150
350
450
IP 501 or IP 470, IP 14597; ↪6.14
Sodium
mg/kg
Max
50
100
100
50
100
100
IP 501 or IP 470; ↪6.15
Aluminium plus silicon
mg/kg
Max
25
40
40
50
60
60
IP 501 or IP 470, IP 10478; ↪6.16
Used lubricating oil (ULO):
Calcium and zinc or
Calcium and phosphorus
mg/kg

Calcium >30 and zinc>15
or
Calcium >30 and phosphorus >15
IP 501 or IP 470, IP 500; ↪6.17


equiMe
Distillate Marine Fuels
Category ISO -F-
ISO 8217:2017 (E)
Characteristics
Unit
Limit
DMX
DMA
DFA
DMZ
DFZ
DMB
DFB
Test method(s) and references
Kinematic Viscosity at 40°C mm2/S(A)
Max
5,500
6,000
6,000 11,00 ISO 3104
Min 1,400
2,000
3,000
2000
Density at 15°C kg/m3
Max
-
890,0
890,0
900,0 ISO 3675 or ISO 12185; ↪6.1
Cetane index

Min
45
40
40 35
ISO 4264
Sulfur(B)
mass %
Max
1,00
1,00
1,00

1,50

ISO 8754 or ISO 14596, ASTM D4294; ↪6.3
Flash point
°C Min
43,0
60,0
60,0

60,0

ISO 2719; ↪6.4
Hydrogen sulfide
mg/kg
Max
2,00
2,00

2,00

2,00

IP 570; ↪6.5
Acid number
mg KOH/g
Max
0,5
0,5

0,5

0,5

ASTM D664; ↪6.6
Total sediment by hot filtration
mass %
Max
-
-

-

0,10(C)

ISO 10307-1; ↪6.8
Oxidation stability
g/m3
Max
25
25

25

25(D)

ISO 12205
Fatty acid methyl ester (FAME)(E)
volume %
Max
-
-
7,0
-
7,0
-
7,0
ASTM D7963 or IP 579;  ↪6.10
Carbon residue - Micro method on the 10% volume distillation residue
mass %
Max
0,30
0,30
0,30
-
ISO 10370
Carbon residue -  Micro method
mass %
Max
-
-
-
0,30
ISO 10370
 Cloud Point(F)
winter
summer
°C Max
-16
report
report
-
ISO 3015; ↪6.11
°C Max
-16
report
report
-
 Cold filter plugging point(F)
winter
summer
°C Max
-
report
report
-
IP 309 or IP 612; ↪6.11
°C Max
-
-
-
-
 Pour Point (upper)(F)
winter
summer
°C Max
-
-6
-6
0
ISO 3016; ↪6.11
°C Max
-
0
0
6
Appearance

Clear & Bright
(C)
↪6.12
Water
volume %
Max
-
-
-
0,30(C) ISO 3733
Ash
mass %
Max
0,010
0,010

0,010

0,010

ISO 6245
Lubricity, corrected wear scar diameter (WSD) at 60°C(H) μm
Max
520
520

520

520 (D)

ISO 12156-1


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