ASTM International - ASTM D7535-09e1
Standard Test Method for Lead-210 in Water
|Publication Date:||1 October 2009|
|ICS Code (Examination of water for chemical substances):||13.060.50|
significance And Use:
5.1 This test method was developed to measure the concentration of 210Pb in nonprocess water samples. This test method may be used to determine the concentration of ... View More
5.1 This test method was developed to measure the concentration of 210Pb in nonprocess water samples. This test method may be used to determine the concentration of 210Pb in environmental samples.View Less
1.1 This test method covers the determination of radioactive 210Pb in environmental water samples (for example, drinking, non-process and effluent waters) in the range of 37 mBq/L (1.0 pCi/L) or greater.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information purposes only.
1.3 This method has been used successfully with tap water. It is the user's responsibility to ensure the validity of this test method for samples larger than 500 mL and for waters of untested matrices.
1.4 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 hazards statements, see Section 9.