SURVEY OF EQUIPMENT AND TECHNIQUES TO IDENTIFY AND QUANTIFY DISCHARGED HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS

This report describes the results of a research effort to determine equipment and techniques that may be utilized by the Coast Guard to identify and quantify hazardous chemical discharges via field-oriented equipment incorporated in a mobile unit. The recommended techniques were the following: infrared, gas chromatography, wet chemistry (ion-selective electrodes, color test equipment, separatory equipment, hot plate, glassware), optical emission spectrography, and ultraviolet-visible spectrophotometry.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Battelle Columbus Laboratories

    505 King Avenue
    Columbus, OH  USA  43201
  • Authors:
    • Heffelfinger, R E
  • Publication Date: 1976-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 62 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00147887
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG-D-87-76 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-CG-23223-A
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM