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EPA Air Method, Toxic Organics - 15 (TO-15): Determination of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in Air Collected in Specially-Prepared Canisters and Analyzed by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)

Citation:

EPA. 1999. "Air Method, Toxic Organics-15 (TO-15): Compendium of Methods for the Determination of Toxic Organic Compounds in Ambient Air, Second Edition: Determination of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in Air Collected in Specially-Prepared Canisters and Analyzed by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)." EPA 625/R-96/010b.

Description:

Sample preparation and analyte determination and measurement method

Purpose/Objective:

EPA’s Selected Analytical Methods for Environmental Remediation and Recovery (SAM) lists this method for preparation and analysis of air samples containing allyl alcohol, carbon disulfide, cyanogen chloride, 1,2-dichloroethane, ethyldichloroarsine (ED), ethylene oxide,  3-chloro-1,2-propanediol, chlorosarin, chlorosoman, diisopropyl methylphosphonate (DIMP), and 1-methylethyl ester ethylphosphonofluoridic acid (GE).

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