Total Volatile Solids (TVS) EPA 160.4

Analyte

Total Volatile Solids (TVS)


Summary

The residue obtained from the determination of total, filterable or non-filterable residue is ignited at 550oC in a muffle furnace. The loss of weight on ignition is reported as mg/L volatile residue.


Published Method

method_160-4_1971.pdf

Matrix

Solid


Instrumentation

Muffle Furnace


Analytical Category

Conventional