Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 302, Issue 1, pp 505–512 | Cite as

Major, minor and trace element mass fractions determined using ED-XRF, WD-XRF and INAA for five certified clay reference materials: NCS DC 60102–60105; NCS DC 61101 (GBW 03101A, 03102A, 03103, and 03115)

  • Alice M. W. Hunt
  • Douglas K. Dvoracek
  • Michael D. Glascock
  • Robert J. Speakman


Major, minor and trace element mass fractions were determined using wavelength dispersive and energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence and instrumental neutron activation analysis for five clay certified reference materials (NCS DC 60102–60105, 61101) distributed by the National Research Center for Certified Reference Materials in China. We report mass fractions for 10 major and the following 29 minor and trace elements: As, Ba, Ce, Co, Cr, Cs, Cu, Eu, Hf, La, Lu, Nb, Nd, Ni, Pb, Rb, Sb, Sc, Sm, Sr, Ta, Tb, Th, U, V, Y, Yb, Zn, and Zr.


Certified reference materials Clay XRF INAA NCS DC 60102–60105 NCS DC 61101 GBW 03101–03103 GBW 03115 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alice M. W. Hunt
    • 1
  • Douglas K. Dvoracek
    • 1
  • Michael D. Glascock
    • 2
  • Robert J. Speakman
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Applied Isotope StudiesUniversity of GeorgiaAthensUSA
  2. 2.Research Reactor CenterUniversity of Missouri-ColumbiaColumbiaUSA

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