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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Development of Standard Methods for the Collection and Analysis of Precipitation.
Author Peden, M. E. ; Bachman, S. R. ; Brennan, C. J. ; Demir, B. ; James, K. O. ;
CORP Author Illinois State Water Survey Div., Champaign.;Environmental Monitoring and Support Lab.-Cincinnati, OH.
Year Published 1986
Report Number EPA-R-810780; EPA/600/4-86/024;
Stock Number PB86-201365
Additional Subjects Standards ; Precipitation(Meteorology) ; Water pollution ; Evaluation ; Collecting methods ; Manuals ; Preserving ; Processing ; Accuracy ; Flame photometry ; Colorimetric analysis ; Spectrophotometry ; Chromatographic analysis ; Volumetric analysis ; Laboratories ; Comparison ; Acid precipitation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB86-201365 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/21/1988
Collation 278p
To provide the scientific community with a set of standardized procedures for the collection and analysis of wet precipitation samples, an analytical methods manual for use in acid deposition studies has been developed. The manual includes detailed methods documentation for the major inorganic constituents of interest in wet deposition as well as guidelines for the collection, preservation, and processing of samples. The analytical methodologies include flame atomic absorption spectrophotometry, ion selective electrode, automated colorimetry, ion chromatography, and titrimetric procedures.