AGDB measured parameter: Sn_ppm_MS_HF

Tin, in parts per million by weight, by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectroscopy after HF-HCl-HNO3-HClO4 digestion

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 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