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ActLabs Hg CV-AAS FIMS



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

Distinguishing characteristic :

  • Hg  detection limit: 5 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  5254     Hg_CVAAS  5

Associated Analytical Packages:

IndexPackage IDPackage Name
1  129     ActLabs (1H2 + 1G2) (v2) INAA + ICP-AES + ICP-MS + Hg CV-AAS FIMS
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