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ActLabs Hg CV-AAS (dl: 10ppb)



Mercury analysis was performed by cold vapour atomic absorption spectrometry (Hg-CVAAS).  The analyses were performed by Actlabs Ltd., in Ancaster, Ontario.

Distinguishing characteristic :

  • Hg  detection limit: 10 ppb

 

General Methodology:

unstated

Instrument: unstated

Sample material: solid

Sample weight: unstated


Analytical Technique:

Hierarchical classification

Technique >> Spectroscopy >> Electromagnetic radiation >> Visible-ultraviolet >> Atomic >> Absorption >> Cold vapour

Children

None


Analytical Decomposition:

Hierarchical classification

Decomposition >> Aqueous dissolution >> Acid >> Moderate Acid

Children

Aqua Regia (s.l.) | HCl | HNO3 | HClO4 | HCl + … | HNO3 + …


Analytical Methods:

IndexMethod OrderMethod IDQuantityDetection Limit
1  3252     Hg_CV-AAS  10

Associated Analytical Packages:

IndexPackage IDPackage Name
1  24     ActLabs INAA + ICP-AES + Hg CV-AAS
2  38     ActLabs INAA (35 elements), Hg CV-AAS,  ICP-AES (Sn)
3  40     ActLabs INAA (33 elements), Hg CV-AAS,  ICP-AES (Sn)
4  41     ActLabs INAA + ICP-AES (7 elem) + Hg CV-AAS + Sn (1991-3)
5  42     ActLabs INAA + ICP-AES (7 elem) + Hg CV-AAS + Sn (1994)
6  43     ActLabs INAA + ICP-AES (19 elem) + Hg CV-AAS + Sn
7  125     ActLabs ICP-AES + Hg CV-AAS
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