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Keno Hill stream sediment spectrographic and colorimetric analyses

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Bundle Description

Stream sediments collected in the Keno Hill area, Yukon in 1964 were analysed at the GSC in Ottawa for 14 elements – 7 by atomic emission spectrography and 7 by colorimetry.

Sample Classification (Analytical)

IndexSample CountSurveySample TypePrep Lab MaterialControl RefUnknown SourceDuplicates count
5867  Stream sediment and water survey, NTS 105M, 106C, D, 115P, 116A, Operation Keno Hill, central Yukon, 1964. (more) Stream sediments -100 mesh grinding No  No 

Analytical Package Description

Laboratory: GSC: Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa

Name: GSC spectrography and colorimetry (more)

Geological Survey of Canada: 7 elements (Ag, B, Co,Cr, Mn, Ni, Sn) by atomic emission spectrography; 7 elements by colorimetry (Cu, Pb, Zn, As, Sb, Mo, W)

Analytical Suites:

1  GSC atomic emission spectrography: Ag, B, Co, Cr, Mn, Ni, Sn
2  GSC colorimetry: Cu, Pb, Zn
3  GSC colorimetry – Gutzeit method: As
4  GSC colorimetry: Sb
5  GSC colorimetry: Mo, W

Analytical Methods:

IndexColumn NameSuite OrderMethod OrderSuite RepeatQuantityUnitsDetermination Limit
1  Ag_spec    Ag  ppm 0.5  
2  B_spec    B  ppm 7  
3  Co_spec    Co  ppm 7  
4  Cr_spec    Cr  ppm 10  
5  Mn_spec    Mn  ppm 20  
6  Ni_spec    Ni  ppm 2  
7  Sn_spec    Sn  ppm 15  
8  Cu_Col    Cu  ppm 4  
9  Pb_Col    Pb  ppm 5  
10  Zn_Col    Zn  ppm 5  
11  As_Col    As  ppm 2  
12  Sb_Col    Sb  ppm 2.5  
13  Mo_Col    Mo  ppm 1  
14  W_Col    W  ppm 4  
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