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Open-File Report 2005–1030

Determination of Total Mercury in Biological and Geological Samples

A presentation for the 2004 Teledyne Leeman Labs ”Seminar on Low-Level Mercury Data and Analyses”

By James G. Crock

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This slide presentation gives a short summary of the analytical chemistry of mercury for many common environmental materials, including fish, soils and rocks. Examples of biological studies are included as examples of the techniques given.

Version 1.0

Posted March 2005

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