UNLIMITED FREE ACCESS TO THE WORLD'S BEST IDEAS

close
Already an Engineering360 user? Log in.

This is embarrasing...

An error occurred while processing the form. Please try again in a few minutes.

Customize Your Engineering360 Experience

close
Privacy Policy

This is embarrasing...

An error occurred while processing the form. Please try again in a few minutes.

ASTM D3859

Standard Test Methods for Selenium in Water

inactive
Buy Now
Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 10 June 2003
Status: inactive
Page Count: 11
ICS Code (Examination of water for chemical substances): 13.060.50
scope:

These test methods cover the determination of dissolved and total recoverable selenium in most waters and wastewaters. Both test methods utilize atomic absorption procedures, as follows:

These test methods are applicable to both inorganic and organic forms of dissolved selenium. They are applicable also to particulate forms of the element, provided that they are solubilized in the appropriate acid digestion step. However, certain selenium-containing heavy metallic sediments may not undergo digestion.

These test methods are most applicable within the following ranges:

These ranges may be extended (with a corresponding loss in precision) by decreasing the sample size or diluting the original sample, but concentrations much greater than the upper limits are more conveniently determined by flame atomic absorption spectrometry.

This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific hazard statements, see11.12 and 13.14.

Document History

March 15, 2015
Standard Test Methods for Selenium in Water
These test methods cover the determination of dissolved and total recoverable selenium in most waters and wastewaters. Both test methods utilize atomic absorption procedures These test methods are...
October 1, 2008
Standard Test Methods for Selenium in Water
These test methods cover the determination of dissolved and total recoverable selenium in most waters and wastewaters. Both test methods utilize atomic absorption procedures, as follows: These test...
ASTM D3859
June 10, 2003
Standard Test Methods for Selenium in Water
These test methods cover the determination of dissolved and total recoverable selenium in most waters and wastewaters. Both test methods utilize atomic absorption procedures, as follows: These test...
August 10, 1998
Standard Test Methods for Selenium in Water
1. Scope 1.1 These test methods cover the determination of dissolved and total recoverable selenium in most waters and wastewaters. Both test methods utilize atomic absorption procedures, as follows:...
January 1, 1993
Standard Test Methods for Selenium in Water
A description is not available for this item.
June 24, 1988
STANDARD TEST METHODS FOR SELENIUM IN WATER
A description is not available for this item.
June 29, 1984
STANDARD TEST METHODS FOR SELENIUM
A description is not available for this item.
Advertisement