AGDB analytical method: ES_SQ

Major and minor elements by semi-quantitative emission spectrography.

Bibliographic reference

Author Arbogast, Belinda F., editor
Year 1996
Title Analytical methods manual for the Mineral Resource Surveys Program, U.S. Geological Survey
Series Open-File Report
Issue 96-525
Pages xi, 248 leaves; 28 cm
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr96525
Notes This edition replaces the methods portion of Open-file report 90-668 published in 1990 -- Introduction. Includes bibliographical references.
Organization USGS-BGC

Parameters using this method

Parameter Description
Ag_ppm_ES_SQ Silver, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Al2O3_pct_ES_SQ Aluminum, as aluminum trioxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Al_pct_ES_SQ Aluminum, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
As_ppm_ES_SQ Arsenic, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Au_ppm_ES_SQ Gold, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ba_ppm_ES_SQ Barium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Be_ppm_ES_SQ Beryllium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Bi_ppm_ES_SQ Bismuth, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
B_ppm_ES_SQ Boron, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
CaO_pct_ES_SQ Calcium, as calcium oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ca_pct_ES_SQ Calcium, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cd_ppm_ES_SQ Cadmium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ce_ppm_ES_SQ Cerium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Co_ppm_ES_SQ Cobalt, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cr_ppm_ES_SQ Chromium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cs_ppm_ES_SQ Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Cu_ppm_ES_SQ Copper, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Dy_ppm_ES_SQ Dysprosium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Er_ppm_ES_SQ Erbium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Eu_ppm_ES_SQ Europium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Fe_pct_ES_SQ Total iron, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
FeTO3_pct_ES_SQ Total iron, as total iron oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ga_ppm_ES_SQ Gallium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Gd_ppm_ES_SQ Gadolinium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ge_ppm_ES_SQ Germanium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Hf_ppm_ES_SQ Hafnium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Hg_ppm_ES_SQ Mercury, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ho_ppm_ES_SQ Holmium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
In_ppm_ES_SQ Indium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ir_ppm_ES_SQ Iridium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
K2O_pct_ES_SQ Potassium, as potassium oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
K_pct_ES_SQ Potassium, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
La_ppm_ES_SQ Lanthanum, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Li_ppm_ES_SQ Lithium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Lu_ppm_ES_SQ Lutetium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
MgO_pct_ES_SQ Magnesium, as magnesium oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Mg_pct_ES_SQ Magnesium, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
MnO_pct_ES_SQ Manganese, as manganese oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Mn_pct_ES_SQ Manganese, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Mo_ppm_ES_SQ Molybdenum, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Na2O_pct_ES_SQ Sodium, as sodium oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Na_pct_ES_SQ Sodium, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Nb_ppm_ES_SQ Niobium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Nd_ppm_ES_SQ Neodymium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ni_ppm_ES_SQ Nickel, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Os_ppm_ES_SQ Osmium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
P2O5_pct_ES_SQ Phosphorus, as phosphorus pentoxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Pb_ppm_ES_SQ Lead, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Pd_ppm_ES_SQ Palladium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
P_pct_ES_SQ Phosphorus, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Pr_ppm_ES_SQ Praesodymium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Pt_ppm_ES_SQ Platinum, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Rb_ppm_ES_SQ Rubidium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Re_ppm_ES_SQ Rhenium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Rh_ppm_ES_SQ Rhodium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ru_ppm_ES_SQ Ruthenium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sb_ppm_ES_SQ Antimony, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sc_ppm_ES_SQ Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Se_ppm_ES_SQ Selenium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
SiO2_pct_ES_SQ Silicon, as silicon dioxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Si_pct_ES_SQ Silicon, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sm_ppm_ES_SQ Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sn_ppm_ES_SQ Tin, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Sr_ppm_ES_SQ Strontium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ta_ppm_ES_SQ Tantalum, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Tb_ppm_ES_SQ Terbium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Te_ppm_ES_SQ Tellurium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Th_ppm_ES_SQ Thorium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
TiO2_pct_ES_SQ Titanium, as titanium oxide, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Ti_pct_ES_SQ Titanium, in weight percent, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Tl_ppm_ES_SQ Thallium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Tm_ppm_ES_SQ Thulium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
U_ppm_ES_SQ Uranium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
V_ppm_ES_SQ Vanadium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
W_ppm_ES_SQ Tungsten, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Yb_ppm_ES_SQ Ytterbium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Y_ppm_ES_SQ Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Zn_ppm_ES_SQ Zinc, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography
Zr_ppm_ES_SQ Zirconium, in parts per million by weight, by semi-quantitative visual 6-step or direct reader direct-current arc emission spectrography