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  • BS EN ISO 5667-15:2009

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    Water quality. Sampling Guidance on the preservation and handling of sludge and sediment samples

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  31-10-2009

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Reagents
    5 Preservation of samples
    6 Safety precautions
    7 Containers
    8 Sample collection
    9 Identification of samples
    10 Transport of samples
    11 Reception of samples
    12 Sample storage
    Annex A (informative) - Container preparation
    Annex B (informative) - Long-term storage of wet sediment
                            samples using nitrogen vapour

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    Gives guidance on procedures for the preservation, handling and storage of samples of sewage and waterworks sludge, suspended matter, saltwater sediments and freshwater sediments, until chemical, physical, radiochemical and/or biological examination can be undertaken in the laboratory.

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    Committee EH/3/6
    Development Note Supersedes BS 6068-6.15(1999) and 07/30136787 DC. (10/2009)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ISO 5667-13:2011 Water quality Sampling Part 13: Guidance on sampling of sludges
    ISO 11074:2015 Soil quality — Vocabulary
    ISO 19458:2006 Water quality Sampling for microbiological analysis
    AS/NZS 5667.1:1998 Water quality - Sampling Guidance on the design of sampling programs, sampling techniques and the preservation and handling of samples (Reconfirmed 2016)
    ISO 5667-14:2014 Water quality Sampling Part 14: Guidance on quality assurance and quality control of environmental water sampling and handling
    ISO 16720:2005 Soil quality Pretreatment of samples by freeze-drying for subsequent analysis
    ISO 5667-1:2006 Water quality Sampling Part 1: Guidance on the design of sampling programmes and sampling techniques
    ISO 3696:1987 Water for analytical laboratory use Specification and test methods
    ISO 5667-12:2017 Water quality — Sampling — Part 12: Guidance on sampling of bottom sediments from rivers, lakes and estuarine areas
    ISO 5667-16:2017 Water quality Sampling Part 16: Guidance on biotesting of samples
    ISO 18512:2007 Soil quality Guidance on long and short term storage of soil samples
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