Journal Published Online: 01 January 1984
Volume 12, Issue 1

Guidelines for Evaluating the Blank Correction



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.

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Taylor, JK
Center for Analytical Chemistry, National Bureau of Standards, Washington, DC
Pages: 2
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ISSN: 0090-3973
DOI: 10.1520/JTE11423J