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Main Title Development of analytical test procedures for organic pollutants in wastewater : applications to pesticides /
Author Miller, Hope, ; Cramer, Paul ; Drinkwine, Arbor ; Shan, Alice ; Trischan, Glenn
CORP Author Midwest Research Inst., Kansas City, MO.;Environmental Monitoring and Support Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Monitoring and Support Systems Laboratory,
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA/600/4-81/017; 4586-A1; EPA-68-03-2711
Stock Number PB81-172629
Additional Subjects Gas chromatography ; Chromatographic analysis ; Pesticides ; Water analysis ; Evaluation ; Chlorine organic compounds ; Phosphorus organic compounds ; Triazines ; Carbamates ; Water pollution detection ; Toxic substances ; Liquid chromatography ; High pressure liquid chromatography
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB81-172629 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 90 pages ; 28 cm
Abstract The Environmental Protection Agency's Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory at Cincinnati has been engaged in the development of test procedures for a multitude of organics in water. A study was performed on a group of 54 pesticides. The objective was to develop procedures that were as similar to each other as possible and were sensitive to 1 microgram/liter. By using a standard method, at least as a starting point, and making adjustment as necessary, the number of unique procedures was kept to a minimum. The experimental approach was to test each pesticide against the standard method, e.g., methylene chloride extraction--Kuderna-Danish evaporation--Florisil cleanup--gas chromatographic determination. Problem areas such as poor recovery, inadequate cleanup, etc., were identified and modifications to circumvent these problems were devised. One major deviation was the use of HPLC for several classes of pesticides. The general classes or individual pesticides studies (and the number of compounds in the classes) were: organochlorine (6); organonitrogen (7); organophosphorus (19); triazines (9); carbamates and ureas (7); carbendazin and benomyl; cyanazine; carbofuran; 4,4'-methylene-bis(2-chloroaniline); and dinoseb.
Notes EPA 600/4-81-017. March 1981. NTIS: PB81-172629. Microfiche. Microfiche.
Place Published Cincinnati, OH :
Corporate Au Added Ent Midwest Research Institute (Kansas City, MO).
PUB Date Free Form 1981.
NTIS Prices PC A05/MF A01
BIB Level m
Medium microform
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20020118180821
Language eng
Origin NTIS
OCLC Rec Leader 01117cam 2200277K 45170