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AQA 21-09/ AQA 21-10 Water Characteristics (Trade Waste and River Water)

June 2021

Sample

Analytes

Approximate Conc. Range (µg/L)*

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S1 AQA 21-09
100 mL
filtered trade waste water
preserved in
2% HNO3  and  0.01% HCl  (v/m)
for
dissolved elements

As

1-40

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Be

1-40

Bi

1-40

Cd

5-200

Cr

10-400

Cu

100-1000

Hg

0.5-20

La

1-40

Li

1-40

Mo

15-500

Ni

10-400

Pb

10-400

Sb

50-2000

Se

50-2000

Sn

5-200

Th

1-40

Tl

1-40

V

50-2000

Zn

100-40000

S2 AQA 21-09
100 mL
unfiltered trade waste water
preserved in
2% HNO3 (v/m)
for
total elements

Al

200-8000

As

50-2000

B

200-8000

Ba

200-8000

Cd

10-750

Ca

200-8000

Co

25-1000

Fe

200-2500

K

200-8000

Mg

200-8000

Mn

50-2000

Na

200-8000

P

200-8000

Pb

50-2500

S

75-1500

Sr

25-1000

U

50-2500

Zn

100-2000

S3 AQA 21-09
750 mL
unfiltered waste water

TDS, TSS and TS (dried at 103-105ºC), Turbidity (NTU)

25 -750

S1 AQA 21-10
400 mL
filtered, frozen, river water

 

mg/L

Bromide, Chloride, Fluoride

0.5-50

Dissolved Organic Carbon as (dNPOC)

1-50

Ammonia-N, Nitrate-N

0.005-2

Total Dissolved Nitrogen

0.01-4

Total Dissolved Phosphorus

0.01-2

Orthophosphate-P, Sulphate

0.01-2

S2 AQA 21-10
400 mL
unfiltered, chilled, fresh water

Total: B, Ca, K, Mg, Na, P

TBA

Alkalinity to pH 4.5 as CaCO3

>10

Colour, apparent (Pt-Co units)

>10

Hardness, total (CaCO3)

10-400

EC, pH (at 25°C)

TBA

Silica (as SiO2)

1-20

S3 AQA 21-10
200 mL
unfiltered frozen river water

Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen, Total Nitrogen

0.2-50

Total Organic Carbon (as NPOC)

0.2-50

* As these samples are real samples, the values given are indicative, based on the range of materials used in previous rounds. These ranges will be readjusted in the dispatch letter.

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TBA = To be advised

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Last updated: 5 March 2021

Content ID: 68685