Metals by ICP/MS

Specifications
Test Name:
METALS BY ICP/MS
Test Code:
6020_W
Test Number:
SW6020
Matrix:
Aqueous
Units:
µg/L

Summary

Samples are digested using strong acid and analyzed for metals content by introduction into an Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer ICP/MS.

Typical Method Detection/Reporting Limits
Type
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Analyte
Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Barium
Beryllium
Cadmium
Calcium
Chromium
Cobalt
Copper
Iron
Lead
Magnesium
Manganese
Mercury
Molybdenum
Nickel
Potassium
Selenium
Silver
Sodium
Thallium
Uranium
Vanadium
Zinc
MDL
0.421
0.021
0.032
0.01
0.01
0.013
5.88
0.013
0.012
0.018
3.067
0.027
1.115
0.069
0.007
0.048
0.047
1.121
0.044
0.005
5.551
0.374
0.3
0.041
0.11
PQL
10
0.5
1
1
0.1
0.1
100
1
0.5
0.5
100
0.1
100
0.5
.02
0.5
0.5
100
1
0.1
100
0.5
1
0.5
10
A = Analyte, S = Surrogate
Information Updated: 9/20/2010