AGDB analytical method: MS_ST_REE

Rare earth elements by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry after Na2O2 sinter digestion.

Bibliographic reference

Author Taggart, Joseph E., editor
Year 2002
Title Analytical methods for chemical analysis of geologic and other materials, U.S. Geological Sur
Series U.S. Geological Survey open-file report 02-223
URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/ofr-02-0223/
Notes Title from PDF title screen (viewed on Oct. 21, 2003). Updates Open-file report 96-525. Includes bibliographical references. Mode of access: Internet. System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader (available free).
Organization USGS-BGC

Parameters using this method

Parameter Description
Ba_ppm_MS_ST_REE Barium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Ce_ppm_MS_ST_REE Cerium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Dy_ppm_MS_ST_REE Dysprosium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Er_ppm_MS_ST_REE Erbium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Eu_ppm_MS_ST_REE Europium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Gd_ppm_MS_ST_REE Gadolinium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Hf_ppm_MS_ST_REE Hafnium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Ho_ppm_MS_ST_REE Holmium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
La_ppm_MS_ST_REE Lanthanum, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Lu_ppm_MS_ST_REE Lutetium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Nb_ppm_MS_ST_REE Niobium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Nd_ppm_MS_ST_REE Neodymium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Pr_ppm_MS_ST_REE Praesodymium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
SiO2_pct_MS_ST_REE Silicon, as silicon dioxide, in weight percent, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Sm_ppm_MS_ST_REE Samarium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Sn_ppm_MS_ST_REE Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Ta_ppm_MS_ST_REE Tantalum, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Tb_ppm_MS_ST_REE Terbium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Th_ppm_MS_ST_REE Thorium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Tm_ppm_MS_ST_REE Thulium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
U_ppm_MS_ST_REE Uranium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
W_ppm_MS_ST_REE Tungsten, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Yb_ppm_MS_ST_REE Ytterbium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Y_ppm_MS_ST_REE Yttrium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Zr_ppm_MS_ST_REE Zirconium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package