Analysis of Plant-Ash Solutions by Spark-Emission Spectroscopy

  • J. Benton JonesJr.
  • Myron H. Warner
Part of the Developments in Applied Spectroscopy book series (DAIS, volume 7a)


A method for analyzing plant tissue ash by direct-reading emission spectroscopy is described. The procedure developed gives highly reliable results for 16 elements. The method of converting instrument counts to concentration using a computer program is included.


Emission Count Analyze Plant Tissue Porcelain Boat Dropper Bottle Background Correction Count 
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© Chicago Section of the society for Applied Spectroscopy 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Benton JonesJr.
    • 1
  • Myron H. Warner
    • 2
  1. 1.University of GeorgiaAthensUSA
  2. 2.Ohio Agricultural and Development CenterWoosterUSA

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