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NIOSH Analytical Method, Acetic Acid, S169, (Set 3).
NIOSH 1977 Nov:8 pages
The method is described for determining acetic-acid (64197) in the air, including the principle, range and sensitivity, interferences, precision and accuracy, advantages and disadvantages, apparatus, reagents, calibration and standards, and calculations. The principle is based on gas chromatography of a sample drawn through activated coconut charcoal, with desorption by formic-acid. The range is 12.5-50 milligrams per cubic meter with a precision of milligrams per cubic meter).
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Analytical-Method; Standards-Completion-Program; SCP; Analytical-Method; Standards; Sampling; Set-3; Air-quality-measurement; Air-sampling; Procedures; Organic-acids; Acids; Exposure-limits;
Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, 8 pages, 3 references
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division