AGDB analytical method: CM_Fuse_P

Molybdenum and antimony by colorimetry after partial digestion by K2S2O7 fusion (Mo) or NaHSO4 fusion-HCl digestion (Sb, rhodamine B).

Bibliographic reference

Author Ward, Frederick N., Lakin, Hubert. W., Canney, Frank. C., et al
Year 1963
Title Analytical methods used in geochemical exploration by the U.S. Geological Survey : a compilation of trace and semimicroanalytical methods of yielding semiquantitative data on geologic materials useful in geochemical prospecting for ore deposits
Series Bulletin
Issue 1152
Pages iv, 100 p.: ill.; 24 cm
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b1152
Notes Includes index. Bibliography: p. 94-98.
Organization USGS-BOER

Parameters using this method

Parameter Description
Mo_ppm_CM_Fuse_P Molybdenum, in parts per million by weight, by colorimetry after K2S2O7 fusion partial digestion
P2O5_pct_CM_Fuse_P Phosphorus, as phosphorus pentoxide, in weight percent, by colorimetry after K2S2O7 fusion partial digestion
Sb_ppm_CM_Fuse_P Antimony, in parts per million by weight, by colorimetry after NaHSO4 fusion partial digestion and rhodamine B