on this site FORUM
Live! From Pine Beach NJ: The world's most popular metal finishing website, and the internet's friendliest corner
Testing for free iron content in acidic solutions
I currently have 2 stainless steel passivation tanks. A 21% nitric acid solution with sodium dichromate and a 50% nitric acid solution. I also have a stainless steel etch tank filled with Wyandotte DS9-314. What is the lab procedure to check these solutions for free iron? The passivation and etch are in accordance with ASTM A967 [link by ed. to spec at TechStreet]
- Ogden, Utah, USA
An A.A. unit (atomic absorption).
tech svc. w/ chemical supplier - Grand Rapids, Michigan
If you have a question in mind which seems off topic, please Search the Site
Disclaimer: It's not possible to diagnose a finishing problem or the hazards of an operation via these pages. All information presented is for general reference and does not represent a professional opinion nor the policy of an author's employer. The internet is largely anonymous & unvetted; some names may be fictitious and some recommendations may be deliberately harmful.
If you need a product/service, please check these Directories:
JobshopsCapital Equip. & Install'nChemicals & Consumables
Consult'g, Train'g, SoftwareEnvironmental ComplianceTesting Svcs. & Devices
How Google uses data when you visit this site.