Low sample volume part-per-billion level ion chromatographic analysis method

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Description

The author has developed an ion chromatographic method which enables low part-per-billion levels of analysis while minimizing liquid waste generation. This method incorporates several recent technical improvements in ion chromatographic instrumentation to achieve a hundred-fold increase in sensitivity over existing ion chromatographic methods without additional analysis time or sample pre-concentration. This paper outlines the method, establishes the precision and accuracy levels, and discusses the applicability of the method to waste minimization and radiation exposure reduction. The author`s laboratory provides analytical support for many different types of research programs within SRTC and throughout the Savannah River Site. A wide variety of ... continued below

Physical Description

12 p.

Creation Information

Ekechukwu, A .A. December 1996.

Context

This article is part of the collection entitled: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this article can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this article or its content.

Sponsor

Publisher

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains millions of items in a variety of formats. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this article. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Description

The author has developed an ion chromatographic method which enables low part-per-billion levels of analysis while minimizing liquid waste generation. This method incorporates several recent technical improvements in ion chromatographic instrumentation to achieve a hundred-fold increase in sensitivity over existing ion chromatographic methods without additional analysis time or sample pre-concentration. This paper outlines the method, establishes the precision and accuracy levels, and discusses the applicability of the method to waste minimization and radiation exposure reduction. The author`s laboratory provides analytical support for many different types of research programs within SRTC and throughout the Savannah River Site. A wide variety of sample types including ground water, organics, laboratory waste, process control, sludge, soils, and others are received for many different analyses. These samples are both radioactive and non-radioactive and may contain hazardous materials such as RCRA metals, organics, and flammable solvents.

Physical Description

12 p.

Notes

INIS; OSTI as DE97060137

Source

  • 10. annual international ion chromatography forum, San Francisco, CA (United States), 14-17 Sep 1997

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this article in the Digital Library or other systems.

  • Other: DE97060137
  • Report No.: WSRC-MS--96-0765
  • Report No.: CONF-970963--1
  • Grant Number: AC09-96SR18500
  • DOI: 10.2172/268552 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 515504
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc693799

Collections

This article is part of the following collection of related materials.

Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports

Reports, articles and other documents harvested from the Office of Scientific and Technical Information.

Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) is the Department of Energy (DOE) office that collects, preserves, and disseminates DOE-sponsored research and development (R&D) results that are the outcomes of R&D projects or other funded activities at DOE labs and facilities nationwide and grantees at universities and other institutions.

What responsibilities do I have when using this article?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this article.

Creation Date

  • December 1996

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Aug. 14, 2015, 8:43 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 10, 2016, 1:47 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this article last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 2

Interact With This Article

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Ekechukwu, A .A. Low sample volume part-per-billion level ion chromatographic analysis method, article, December 1996; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc693799/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.