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Munsell Soil Color Chart

Item number: B10010
Weight: 400 g

The Munsell Soil Color Charts are an affordable way to evaluate the type of soil that is present within a given area. The book is set up to allow users to make soil color evaluations in the field quickly and easily.
The soil classification system that has been developed around the Munsell Color System is an established and accepted process to assign a soil type. This classification system has been used in the United States for more than 55 years to aid in the management and stewardship of natural resources.
Through the use of the Munsell Soil Color Charts, practitioners from a wide range of professions can share reliable and consistent information about the color of soils at a particular site with colleagues anywhere around the world.
This new revision (2009) of the soil book contains all of the colors that have been available in the past plus these additional pages:
Munsell high value, low chroma ‘White’ Page, used for describing carbonate, silica, gypsum, and soluble salt precipitates and evaporites common to arid and semi-arid environments and very light-colored parent materials, such as diatomaceous earth and volcanic ash. The White Page shows half steps from 8.5 to 9.5 in value with chromas of 1 and 2 for N, 7.5 YR , 10YR, and 2.5Y
10Y and 5GY Soil chart for glauconitic soils 5R soil chart for Australia and Southeast Asia 7.5R soil chart for tropical and semi–tropical soils
Durable binder contains 440 Munsell Color Standards
Featuring ISCC-NBS color names Munsell alpha-numeric notation Color produced on water resistant substrate Features Munsell notations for each color providing:
  • Value (degree of lightness)
  • Hue (color)
  • Chroma (degree of saturation)
  • Used with medium, finegrained, and coarse-grained rocks Pages are cleanable and can be exposed to standard environmental conditions in the field. Dimensions
  • Binder Size 6” x 7.75” x 1”
  • Page Size 4 3/8” x 7 1/4”
  • Weight 3 lbs or 1. kg

    Price: EUR 283.00 
    (incl. sales tax 19%).Gross price is indicated for recipient country = Germany. Net EUR 237.82. Amount of sales tax depends on delivery address (EU sales tax reform as of July 1, 2021). Country setting can be changed in the shopping cart.
    plus shipping costs
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    Germany: EUR 6.90
    Presumably available in 15 days

    Munsell Soil Color Chart



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