CHEM 226

Environmental Analytical Chemistry Laboratory

Prerequisite: CHEM 131. Co-requisite: CHEM 216 or ENVR 244. Students will gain practical experience analyzing samples from diverse matrices including sediment, air, soil, and water. Students will also learn how to critically analyze data, conduct an error analysis, and recommend improvements to an experimental procedure. Methods of analysis include gravimetric, titrimetric, UV/Vis spectrophotometry, fluorometry, AAS, and HPlC. A nominal lab fee may be required for this course. One three-hour laboratory.

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