AGDB measured parameter: Sc_ppm_AES_AR_P

Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia

Reference for the analytical method

Author Church, Stanley E.
Year 1981
Title Multi-element analysis of fifty-four geochemical reference samples using inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectrometry
Series Geostandards Newsletter, vol 5
Pages 133-160
Organization USGS-BOER

Other parameters measuring Sc

Parameter Description
Sc_ppm_AES_AR_P Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Sc_ppm_AES_HF Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Sc_ppm_ES_Q Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative 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
Sc_ppm_MS_AR_P Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Sc_ppm_MS_HF Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Sc_ppm_MS_ST Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion
Sc_ppm_NA Scandium, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation