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Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 257, Issue 3, pp 609–613 | Cite as

Quality assessment on airborne particulate matter of k0-INAA

  • S. M. Almeida
  • M. C. Freitas
  • M. A. Reis
  • C. A. Pio
Article

Abstract

The analysis of airborne particulate matter (APM) by k0-NAA was assessed using: (1) BCR reference material (RM) simulated air-filters, (2) synthetic air-filters prepared by spiking blank filters with standard solutions, and (3) real APM filters. k0-INAA is a suitable technique for the analysis of APM, delivering accurate and precise results. However, the quality assessment of APM analysis appears to be a difficult task.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Reference Material Quality Assessment Precise Result 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers/Akadémiai Kiadó 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. M. Almeida
    • 1
  • M. C. Freitas
    • 1
  • M. A. Reis
    • 1
  • C. A. Pio
    • 1
  1. 1.DEA-ITN (Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear) E.N. 10SacavémPortugal

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