Total Metals by ICP

Specifications
Test Name:
Total Metals by ICP
Test Code:
6010_S
Test Number:
E6010
Matrix:
Soil
Units:
mg/Kg

Summary

Samples are digested using strong acid and analyzed for metals content by introduction into an Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP).

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
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Analyte
Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Barium
Beryllium
Boron
Cadmium
Calcium
Chromium
Cobalt
Copper
Gold
Iron
Lead
Magnesium
Manganese
Molybdenum
Nickel
Palladium
Phosphorus
Potassium
Selenium
Silica
Silicon
Silver
Sodium
Strontium
Sulfur
Thallium
Tin
Titanium
Vanadium
Zinc
Zirconium
MDL
0.60
0.51
0.59
0.033
0.014
0.17
0.04
0.36
0.073
0.064
0.18
0.74
0.29
0.62
0.20
0.013
0.091
0.048
1.43
0.56
3.65
0.66
1.07
0.5
0.27
0.56
0.31
6.9
0.60
0.27
0.042
0.118
0.105
1.2
PQL
5
2
2
1
0.1
1
0.1
5
0.5
0.5
1
5
2
2
10
0.1
1
0.5
5
5
20
2
5
2
2
10
2.5
1
2.5
5
0.5
1
1
0.05
A = Analyte, S = Surrogate
Information Updated: 9/20/2010