You are being redirected because this document is part of your ASTM Compass® subscription.
    This document is part of your ASTM Compass® subscription.

    If you are an ASTM Compass Subscriber and this document is part of your subscription, you can access it for free at ASTM Compass

    A Review of Quality Control Considerations in Soil Sampling

    Published: 01 January 1986

      Format Pages Price  
    PDF (116K) 8 $25   ADD TO CART
    Complete Source PDF (2.7M) 225 $55   ADD TO CART

    Cite this document

    X Add email address send
      .RIS For RefWorks, EndNote, ProCite, Reference Manager, Zoteo, and many others.   .DOCX For Microsoft Word


    Precision, accuracy, and representativeness of samples are as important in soil sampling programs as these considerations are for other quality assurance programs. Proper procedures for cleaning and preparing sampling equipment and containers, selecting sampling sites, sample collecting and handling, and laboratory quality assurance/quality control should be observed to preserve the integrity of soils analyses.


    metals, procedures, quality assurance, quality control, sample collection, sample handling, sampling, soils, organic chemicals, organic compounds

    Author Information:

    Bruner, RJ
    project manager, CH2M HILL's Hazardous Waste/Industrial Processes Group, Gainesville, FL

    Committee/Subcommittee: D34.09

    DOI: 10.1520/STP18430S