G-0 Metals in geological samples

Substance: Report limit:
Al2O3
CaO
Fe2O3
K2O
MgO
MnO
Na2O
P2O5
SiO2
TiO2
sum of oxides
LOI
Ba, barium 2 mg/kg dry weight
Be, beryllium 0.5 mg/kg dry weight
Ce, cerium 0.4 mg/kg dry weight
Co, cobalt 5 mg/kg dry weight
Cr, chromium 10 mg/kg dry weight
Dy, dysprosium 0.08 mg/kg dry weight
Eu, europium 0.04 mg/kg dry weight
Er, erbium 0.1 mg/kg dry weight
Ga, gallium 1 mg/kg dry weight
Gd, gadolinium 0.03 mg/kg dry weight
Hf, hafnium 0.09 mg/kg dry weight
Ho, holmium 0.06 mg/kg dry weight
La, lanthanum 0.3 mg/kg dry weight
Lu, lutetium 0.03 mg/kg dry weight
Mo, molybdenum 5 mg/kg dry weight
Nb, niobium 0.2 mg/kg dry weight
Nd, neodymium 0.7 mg/kg dry weight
Ni, nickel 10 mg/kg dry weight
Pr, praseodymium 0.1 mg/kg dry weight
Rb, rubidium 2 mg/kg dry weight
Sc, scandium 1 mg/kg dry weight
Sm, samarium 0.3 mg/kg dry weight
Sr, strontium 1 mg/kg dry weight
Ta, tantalum 0.05 mg/kg dry weight
Tb, terbium 0.09 mg/kg dry weight
Th, thorium 0.1 mg/kg dry weight
Tm, thulium 0.1 mg/kg dry weight
U, uranium 0.03 mg/kg dry weight
V, vanadium 2 mg/kg dry weight
W, tungsten 0.3 mg/kg dry weight
Y, yttrium 0.5 mg/kg dry weight
Yb, ytterbium 0.2 mg/kg dry weight
Zr, zirconium 2 mg/kg dry weight

Package info

Price: 1 470 SEK / sample
Sample type: Geological samples
Analysis type: Elements
Sample amount: min. 5 g dry matter
Method: ICP-SFMS
Remarks: Digestion: The sample is dried at 105°C, fused with lithium methaborate and dissolved in diluted nitric acid.
Cost for sample preparation may be added.
If you have questions about sample preparation, please contact the laboratory.