Analytical Method Metadata

AttributeValue
Quantity: Silver
Units: ppm
Description:

NFLD lake sediment compilation of ~17000 sites.  A 0.5 gram sample was digested in 2 ml of concentrated HNO3 overnight at room temperature prior to 2 hours of digestion in at water bath at 90oC for 2 hours.  Ag was determined by AAS but there may have been variations in detection limit and technique over the years.

Reference:

Wagenbauer, H.A., Riley, C.A. and Dawe, G. (1983).  The geochemical laboratory. In Current Research. Newfoundland Department of Mines and Energy, Mineral Development Division, Report 83-1, pages 133-137.

Determination Limit:0.2  ppm
Upper Determination Limit:
Analytical Precision:
Range ( ppm )Precision ( ppm )
  -    0.1 
Analytical Grouping:Ag | - | -

Analytical Technique:

unstated


Analytical Decomposition:

unstated


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