Standard Swedish standard · SS-ISO 18287:2008

Soil quality - Determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) - Gas chromatographic method with mass spectrometric detection (GC-MS) (ISO 18287:2006, IDT)

Status: Valid

This International Standard specifies the quantitative determination of 16 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) according to the priority list of the Environmental Protection Agency, USA (EPA, 1982). This International Standard is applicable to all types of soil (field-moist or chemically dried samples), covering a wide range of PAH contamination levels.

Under the conditions specified in this International Standard, a lower limit of application of 0,01 mg/kg (expressed as dry matter) can be ensured for each individual PAH.


Chemical characteristics of soils (13.080.10)

Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Miljö och energi

International title:

Article no: STD-67210

Edition: 1

Approved: 9/11/2008

No of pages: 28