Analysis of volatile organic compounds in groundwater samples by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry

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The Savannah River Site contains approximately 1500 monitoring wells from which groundwater samples are collected. Many of these samples are sent off-site for various analyses, including the determination of trace volatile organic compounds (VOCs). This report describes accomplishments that have been made during the past year which will ultimately allow VOC analysis to be performed on-site using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Through the use of the on-site approach, it is expected that there will be a substantial cost savings. This approach will also provide split-sample analysis capability which can serve as a quality control measure for off-site analysis.

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Bernhardt, J. August 23, 1995.

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The Savannah River Site contains approximately 1500 monitoring wells from which groundwater samples are collected. Many of these samples are sent off-site for various analyses, including the determination of trace volatile organic compounds (VOCs). This report describes accomplishments that have been made during the past year which will ultimately allow VOC analysis to be performed on-site using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Through the use of the on-site approach, it is expected that there will be a substantial cost savings. This approach will also provide split-sample analysis capability which can serve as a quality control measure for off-site analysis.

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9 p.

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OSTI as DE96003015

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  • Other Information: PBD: 23 Aug 1995

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  • Other: DE96003015
  • Report No.: WSRC-TR--95-0349
  • Grant Number: AC09-89SR18035
  • DOI: 10.2172/149976 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 149976
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc623823

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Bernhardt, J. Analysis of volatile organic compounds in groundwater samples by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, report, August 23, 1995; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc623823/: accessed October 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.