Analytical Suite Metadata

OGS Geoscience Laboratories, suite IRC-100, carbon and sulphur

OGS Geoscience Laboratories: Combustion of a sample in an oxygen rich environment oxidises carbon and sulphur which are then measured by infrared absorption.

[Description taken from GEO LABS Schedule of Fees and Services Issue 5: effective April 1st, 2009]

General Methodology:


Instrument: unstated

Sample material: solid

Sample weight: unstated

Analytical Technique:

Hierarchical classification

Technique >> Spectroscopy >> Electromagnetic radiation >> Visible-ultraviolet >> Molecular >> Infrared



Analytical Decomposition:

Hierarchical classification

Decomposition >> None



Analytical Methods:

IndexMethod OrderMethod IDQuantityDetection Limit
1  2929     CO2  0.03
2  2930     S  0.01

Associated Analytical Packages:

IndexPackage IDPackage Name
1  245     OGS XRF + ICP-MS + H2O, CO2, S
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