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GSC (surface water) Zn, Mn, Fe, Ca, Mg, Na, K, NO3, PO4, SO4, Cl, U, F, pH, alk

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Laboratory: GSC: Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa

Geological Survey of Canada, surface water; atomic absorption spectroscopy (Zn, Mn, Fe, Ca, Mg, Na, K; air-acetylene flame)+ ion chromatography (NO3, PO4, SO4, chlorine) + ion selective electrode(fluoride) + laser fluorescence (uranium) + pH + alkalinity

Analytical Suites:

1  GSC (surface water) AAS (Zn, Mn, Fe, Ca, Mg, Na, K; air-acetylene)
2  GSC (surface water) ion chromatography (NO3,PO4,SO4,Cl)
3  GSC (surface water) ISE (F) (NGR, YT, 1981)
4  GSC (surface water) laser fluorometry (U) (NGR, YT, 1981)
5  GSC (surface water) pH (NGR, YT, 1981)
6  GSC (surface water) alkalinity (NGR, YT, 1981)

Analytical Methods:

IndexColumn NameSuite OrderMethod OrderSuite RepeatQuantityUnitsDetermination Limit
1  Zn    Zn  ppb 5  
2  Mn    Mn  ppb 10  
3  Fe    Fe  ppb 40  
4  Ca    Ca  ppm 0.5  
5  Mg    Mg  ppm 0.2  
6  Na    Na  ppm 0.2  
7    K  ppm 0.2  
8  NO3    NO3  ppm 0.2  
9  PO4    PO4  ppm 0.15  
10  SO4    SO4  ppm 0.5  
11  Cl    Cl  ppm 0.1  
12    F  ppb 25  
13    U  ppb 0.1  
14  pH    pH  pH units  
15  Alk    Alk  ppm 2  

Associated Analytical Sample Bundles:

IndexBundle IDBundle NameYear
1  210484     NGR-0073-1981-YT-SW-1   1982
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