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Trace metal analysis of sediments and particulate matter in sea water by energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence
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Abstract
The capability of energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence was investigated for fast and simple chemical analysis of trace elements in sediments and particulate matter in sea water. Nuclepore 0.4 μm pore-size membranes are recommended as optimal filters for a straightforward collection of suspended material. The collection of suspended trace metals by filtration seemed to give a sufficiently homogeneous filter load (s% <2.5). Data are presented on the concentrations of K, Ca, Ti, Cr, Mn, Fe, Ni, Cu, Zn, Br, Pb, Rb and Sr with a fair precision (s% < 5.6) and accuracy.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Fresenius' Zeitschrift für analytische Chemie. - München, 1947 - 1989
Publication
München : 1976
ISSN
0016-1152
Volume/pages
282:1(1976), p. 25-30
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UAntwerpen
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