AGDB measured parameter: Cl_pct_WDX_Fuse

Chlorine, in weight percent, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion

Reference for the analytical method

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

Other parameters measuring Cl

Parameter Description
Cl_meqL_ISE_H2O_P Chlorine, in milliequivalents per liter, by ion specific electrode after solution extraction
Cl_pct_CM_ST Chlorine, in weight percent, by spectrophotometry after Na2CO3-ZnO sinter digestion
Cl_pct_IC Chlorine, in weight percent, by ion chromatography
Cl_pct_ISE_Fuse Chlorine, in weight percent, by ion specific electrode after KOH-NH4NO3 fusion
Cl_pct_ISE_HF Chlorine, in weight percent, by ion specific electrode after multi-acid digestion with HF
Cl_pct_NA Chlorine, in weight percent, by neutron activation
Cl_pct_WDX_Fuse Chlorine, in weight percent, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion
Cl_pct_WDX_Raw Chlorine, in weight percent, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy on raw sample