AGDB measured parameter: Sn_ppm_AA_F_Fuse

Tin, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after LiBO2 fusion

Reference for the analytical method

Author Doughten, Michael W., and Grossman, Jeffrey N.
Year 1993
Title Method descriptions and bibliography of routine work performed by the Branch of Geochemistry analytical laboratories, U.S. Geological Survey
Series Open-File Report
Issue 93-1-B
Pages 16 leaves; 28 cm
URL http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr931B
Notes Includes bibliographical references (leaves 14-16). Demonstrates how output from the REPORT program looks and documents current analytical methods at the USGS
Organization USGS-BGC

Other parameters measuring Sn

Parameter Description
Sn_ppm_AA_F_Fuse Tin, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after LiBO2 fusion
Sn_ppm_AA_F_HF Tin, in parts per million by weight, by flame-atomic absorption spectrophotometry after multi-acid digestion with HF
Sn_ppm_AES_AR_P Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Sn_ppm_AES_HF Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Sn_ppm_CM_Fuse Tin, in parts per million by weight, by colorimetry after fusion digestion
Sn_ppm_EDX Tin, in parts per million by weight, by energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy
Sn_ppm_ES_Q Tin, in parts per million by weight, by quantitative 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
Sn_ppm_MS_AR_P Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after partial digestion with aqua regia
Sn_ppm_MS_HF Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion
Sn_ppm_MS_ST Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion
Sn_ppm_MS_ST_REE Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after Na2O2 sinter digestion, REE package
Sn_ppm_NA Tin, in parts per million by weight, by neutron activation
Sn_ppm_WDX_Fuse Tin, in parts per million by weight, by wavelength-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy after LiBO2 or LiBO2-Li2B4O7 fusion