AGDB analytical method: AA_TR

Mercury by thermal release and atomic absorption spectrometry after heating (Vaughn-McCarthy method).

Bibliographic reference

Author Ward, Frederick N., editor
Year 1975
Title New and refined methods of trace analysis useful in geochemical exploration : a collection of methods additional to those presented earlier in U.S. Geological Survey bulletins 1152 and 1289
Series Bulletin
Issue 1408
Pages iv, 105 p.; 24 cm
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b1408
Notes Includes bibliographies.
Organization USGS-BOER

Parameters using this method

Parameter Description
Hg_ppm_AA_TR Mercury, in parts per million by weight, by thermal release-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after KBr-H2SO4 digestion