Inorganic Test Methods (wet chem)

Specifications
Test Name:
Inorganic Test Methods
Test Code:
N/A
Test Number:
N/A
Matrix:
Varies
Units:
Varies

Summary

The following table summarizes detection limit information for a variety of inorganic test methods used in the laboratory.

Typical Method Detection/Reporting Limits
Matrix
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Soil
Soil
Soil
Soil
Soil
Analyte
pH
TSS
Total Phos
BOD
Nitrate/Nitrite
COD
Cyanide
Turbidity
TOC
Sulfide
Ammonia
TKN
TDS
Ortho Phosphate
pH
Cyanide
Sulfide
TOC
TOX
Method
EPA 150.1
EPA160.2
EPA 365.2
EPA 405.1, SM 5210B
EPA 353.1
EPA 410.4, SM5220D
EPA 335.4
EPA 180.1
SM 5310B
SM4500-S2-F
EPA 350.1, SM 4500-NH3-H
EPA 351.2
SM2540C
EPA 365.1
EPA 9045
EPA 9012
EPA 9030
EPA 9060
EPA 9076
MDL
-
1.1
0.005
0
0.004
2.23
0.003
0
0.121
0.1
0.018
0.14
2.8
0.005
-
0
0
10
1.06
PQL
-
5
0.02
2
0.03
10
0.01
0.1
1
1
0.04
0.22
10
0.02
-
0.01
2
100
10
Units
SSU
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
mg/L
-
mg/Kg
mg/Kg
mg/Kg
mg/Kg
Information Updated: 9/20/2010