Semi-volatile organic compounds, SVOC, when detected in soil, solids or biota at elevated levels are a telltale sign that the samples has been contaminated by human or industrial activity.
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The target SVOC's for testing of soil, solids and biota are typically based on the suspected contamination from a Phase 1 study.
Accredited ALS laboratories around the globe offer an extensive list of SVOC's to meet demands for even the most complex investigations.
Analyses are performed in accordance with standard methods, EPA method 8270 being a typical example. The instrument of choice for many SVOC's is GC-MS while other compounds, especially compounds developed over the last decade or decades, will require LC-MS capability. For example, modern type pesticides are best ascertained using the LC-MS.
Juntamente com SVOC, compostos voláteis, COV, encontram-se frequentemente nos mesmos locais de amostragem.MAIS INFORMAÇÕES
Uma das contaminações encontradas mais frequentemente no ambiente está relacionada com produtos petrolíferos, desde hidrocarbonetos leves como o BTEX, até combustível pesado, usado como combustível naval.MAIS INFORMAÇÕES