Guidelines for Evaluating the Blank Correction

    Volume 12, Issue 1 (January 1984)

    ISSN: 0090-3973


    Page Count: 2

    Taylor, JK
    Coordinator for quality assurance and voluntary standardization, Center for Analytical Chemistry, National Bureau of Standards, Washington, DC


    The statistical considerations in applying the blank correction in trace analysis are discussed. The question of acceptable limits for the blank is addressed. Unless sufficient measurements are made, the uncertainties in the blank correction may be the major source of uncertainty in ultra-trace analysis.

    Paper ID: JTE11423J

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE11423J

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    Title Guidelines for Evaluating the Blank Correction
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee D19