STP116: Use of the Beckman and Perkin-Elmer Flame Photometers for the Determination of Alkalies in Portland Cement

    Diamond, JJ
    National Bureau of Standards, Washington, D. C.

    Bean, L
    National Bureau of Standards, Washington, D. C.

    Pages: 5    Published: Jan 1952


    Flame photometry as a means for determining sodium and potassium in Portland cement has proved its usefulness in recent years. This has been due mainly to its great saving of time as compared with gravimetric procedures, coupled with the fact that relatively inexperi enced operators can obtain excellent results, which is in sharp contrast to experience with other methods.

    Paper ID: STP39243S

    Committee/Subcommittee: C01.32

    DOI: 10.1520/STP39243S

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