Total Metals by ICP E6010A

Specifications
Test Name:
Total Metals by ICP
Test Code:
6010_W
Test Number:
E6010A
Matrix:
Aqueous
Units:
mg/L

Summary

Samples are digested using strong acid and analyzed for metals content by introduction into an Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass 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
Analyte
Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Barium
Beryllium
Bismuth
Boron
Cadmium
Calcium
Chromium
Cobalt
Copper
Gold
Iron
Lead
Lithium
Magnesium
Manganese
Molybdenum
Nickel
Potassium
Selenium
Silica
Silicon
Silver
Sodium
Strontium
Thallium
Tin
Titanium
Vanadium
Zinc
MDL
0.017
0.007
0.00636
0.001
0.00008
0.02
0.002
0.0004
0.04
0.002
0.001
0.004
0.0073
0.0028
0.002
0.002
0.007
0.000134
0.002
0.001
0.033
0.008
1.069
0.005
0.002
0.01
0.004
0.009
0.004
0.001
0.003
0.001
PQL
0.05
0.02
0.02
0.01
0.001
0.2
0.01
0.001
0.05
0.005
0.005
0.01
0.05
0.01
0.02
0.05
0.1
0.001
0.01
0.005
0.2
0.02
0.05
0.02
0.01
0.05
0.025
0.025
0.02
0.005
0.01
0.01
A = Analyte, S = Surrogate
Information Updated: 9/20/2010