Sediment analysis package
Analysis package in accordance with the Finnish Ministry of the Environment's sediment dredging and placement instructions.
The analysis package includes the following determinations:
Heavy metals (As, Cd, Cu, Hg, Cr, Pb, Ni, Zn)
Organotin compounds (tributyltin and triphenyltin)
Dioxins and furans (PCDD/PCDF)
Clay content and grain size
Loss on ignition (LOI)
Nitrate and nitrate nitrogen
Nitrite and nitrite nitrogen
Total organic carbon (TOC)
The price is applicable for 10 or more samples delivered at the same time.
- Suitable sample matrices
- Minimum sample amount
- Minimum of 1 kg of solid material is needed. Typically 2 - 2.5 kg of sediment is enough, but for wet samples the amount needed might be more. The sample preparation (homogenization and grinding) fee is 55 €/sample for samples that weigh more than 3 kg.
- Typical turnaround time
- 4 weeks after receiving the samples
- Quality system
- Accredited test method