We noticed you’re not on the correct regional site. Switch to our AMERICAS site for the best experience.
  • ASTM D 5673 : 1996

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.
    Add to Watchlist
    This Standard has been added successfully to your Watchlist.
    Please visit My Watchlist to see all standards that you are watching.
    Please log in or to add this standard to your Watchlist.
    We could not add this standard to your Watchlist.
    Please retry or contact support for assistance.
    You need to be logged in to add this standard to your Watchlist.
    Please log in now or create an account to add.
    You already added this Product in the Watchlist.

    Standard Test Method for Elements in Water by Inductively Coupled Plasma—Mass Spectrometry

    Available format(s): 

    Superseded date:  11-11-2014


    Published date:  10-01-2002

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

    Add to Watchlist

    Sorry this product is not available in your region.

    Add To Cart

    Scope - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    1.1 This test method covers the determination of dissolved elements in ground water, surface water, and drinking water. It may also be used for the determination of total-recoverable elements in these waters as well as wastewater.

    1.2 This test method should be used by analysts experienced in the use of inductively coupled plasma—mass spectrometry (ICP-MS), the interpretation of spectral and matrix interferences and procedures for their correction.

    1.3 It is the user's responsibility to ensure the validity of the test method for waters of untested matrices.

    1.4 Talbe 1 lists elements for which the test method applies, with recommended masses and typical estimated instrumental detection limits using conventional pneumatic nebulization. Actual working detection limits are sample dependent and, as the sample matrix varies, these detection limits may also vary. In time, other elements may be added as more information becomes available and as required.

    1.5 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    General Product Information - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Committee D 19
    Document Type Test Method
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ASTM E 2941 : 2014 Standard Practices for Extraction of Elements from Ores and Related Metallurgical Materials by Acid Digestion
    ASTM D 3645 : 2015 Standard Test Methods for Beryllium in Water
    ASTM D 857 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Aluminum in Water
    ASTM D 3372 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Molybdenum in Water
    ASTM D 3697 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Antimony in Water
    ASTM C 1875 : 2018 Standard Practice for Determination of Major and Minor Elements in Aqueous Pore Solutions of Cementitious Pastes by Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES)
    ASTM D 1687 : 2017 Standard Test Methods for Chromium in Water
    ASTM D 3558 : 2015 Standard Test Methods for Cobalt in Water
    ASTM D 3559 : 2015 Standard Test Methods for Lead in Water
    ASTM D 3373 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Vanadium in Water
    ASTM E 1600 : 2015 Standard Test Methods for Determination of Gold in Cyanide Solutions
    ASTM D 8006 : 2016 Standard Guide for Sampling and Analysis of Residential and Commercial Water Supply Wells in Areas of Exploration and Production (E&P) Operations
    ASTM D 5196 : 2006 : R2018 Standard Guide for Bio-Applications Grade Water
    ASTM E 1915 : 2013 Standard Test Methods for Analysis of Metal Bearing Ores and Related Materials for Carbon, Sulfur, and Acid-Base Characteristics
    ASTM D 1068 : 2015 Standard Test Methods for Iron in Water
    ASTM D 1971 : 2016 Standard Practices for Digestion of Water Samples for Determination of Metals by Flame Atomic Absorption, Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption, Plasma Emission Spectroscopy, or Plasma Mass Spectrometry
    ASTM D 858 : 2017 Standard Test Methods for Manganese in Water
    ASTM D 3919 : 2015 Standard Practice for Measuring Trace Elements in Water by Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry
    ASTM D 1688 : 2017 Standard Test Methods for Copper in Water
    ASTM D 1886 : 2014 Standard Test Methods for Nickel in Water
    ASTM D 3557 : 2017 Standard Test Methods for Cadmium in Water
    ASTM D 1691 : 2017 Standard Test Methods for Zinc in Water
    ASTM D 7100 : 2011 Standard Test Method for Hydraulic Conductivity Compatibility Testing of Soils with Aqueous Solutions
    ASTM D 4382 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Barium in Water, Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry, Graphite Furnace
    ASTM D 3866 : 2018 Standard Test Methods for Silver in Water
    ASTM D 4309 : 2018 Standard Practice for Sample Digestion Using Closed Vessel Microwave Heating Technique for the Determination of Total Metals in Water
    ASTM D 1976 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Elements in Water by Inductively-Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectroscopy
    ASTM D 6800 : 2018 Standard Practice for Preparation of Water Samples Using Reductive Precipitation Preconcentration Technique for ICP-MS Analysis of Trace Metals
    ASTM D 3920 : 2018 Standard Test Method for Strontium in Water
    ASTM D 5127 : 2013 : R2018 Standard Guide for Ultra-Pure Water Used in the Electronics and Semiconductor Industries
    • Access your standards online with a subscription


      • Simple online access to standards, technical information and regulations
      • Critical updates of standards and customisable alerts and notifications
      • Multi - user online standards collection: secure, flexibile and cost effective