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Environmental Sampling and Analytical Methods (ESAM) Program

EPA Method 8270E (SW-846): Semivolatile Organic Compounds by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)


U.S. EPA. 2014. "Method 8270E (SW-846): Semivolatile Organic Compounds by Gas Chromatography/ Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)," Washington, DC.


Analytical Method


EPA’s Selected Analytical Methods for Environmental Remediation and Recovery (SAM) lists this method for analysis of solid, non-drinking water, drinking water and/or wipe samples containing select semivolatile organic compounds.

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