AGDB measured parameter: 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

Reference for the analytical method

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

Other parameters measuring Cs

Parameter Description
Cs_ppm_AA_F_HF Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after multi-acid digestion with HF
Cs_ppm_EDX Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy
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
Cs_ppm_MS_AR_P Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Cs_ppm_MS_HF Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Cs_ppm_MS_ST Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion
Cs_ppm_NA Cesium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation