Industrial Hygiene Analytical Service and Sampling Guide

 

 

AnalyteMethod ReferenceSample mediaAnalytical TechniqueSampling Rate (Liters/Minute)Air Volume (Liters)Sample StabilityPanel/ProfileFlow Rate (L/Min)
Acetaldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.00977 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days Aldehyde Panel 0.03-0.6
Acetone NIOSH 1300 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.5 - 3 Undetermined VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Acetone OSHA 69 225-mg Anasorb CMS Tube GC/FID 0.05 3 17 Days VOC Panel III-Ketones 0.05
Acetone 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0401 2 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks VOC Panel IV 0.0401
Acetone SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0152 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0152
Acetone Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00160 (#546) 0.0106 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days Aldehyde Panel 0.03-0.6
Acetonitirile 3M (Modified) 3M 3520 GC/FID 0.0482 2 Hrs 14 Days    
Acetylene EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Acetylene EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 5 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Acrylonitrile NIOSH 1604 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 3.5 - 20 7 Days    
Acrylonitrile 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0438 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days    
Aldehydes EPA TO-11A DNPH-coated Silica Gel HPLC/UV 0.1 - 1.5 1 - 15 14 Days    
Aldehydes EPA IP-6A (Modified) DNPH-coated Silica Gel HPLC/UV 0.1 - 1.5 1 - 15 14 Days    
Aldehydes EPA IP-6C (Modified) SKC UMEx-100 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 28.6 15 min. or 8 Hrs 21 Days    
Aluminum N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 960 / 5 - 100 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Antimony N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 30 - 960 / 50 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Arsenic NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5-2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Barium N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 30 - 960 / 50-2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Benzaldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) Assay N571 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 0.00581 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days Aldehyde Panel 0.03-0.6
Benzene NIOSH 1501 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID < 0.2 5 - 30 30 Days VOC Panel I <0.2
Benzene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0355 8 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks VOC Panel IV 0.0355
Benzene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0160 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0160
Benzene Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00096 (#546) 0.00785 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00096 (#546)
Beryllium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 1250 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1250-2000
Boron NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 25 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 25-2000
Butane(n-Butane) ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD 0.01 - 1 1 L 30 Days    
Butane (n-Butane) ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD 0.01 - 1 1 L 72 Hrs.    
1-Butanol (n-butyl alcohol; n-butanol) NIOSH 1401/1405 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 2 - 10 Not Determined    
1-Butanol (n-butyl alcohol; n-butanol) 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0343 8 Hrs. 3 Weeks    
2-Butoxyethanol NIOSH 1403 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.05 2 - 10 30 Days    
Butyl Cellosolve 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0282 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days    
n-Butyl Acetate NIOSH 1450 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 10 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
n-Butyl Acetate 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0316 8 Hrs. 3 Weeks    
n-Butyl Acetate SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0132 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0132
n-Butyl Acetate Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00087 (#546) 0.00651 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00087 (#546)
Butyraldehyde OHA 1007 (Modified) Assay N571 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 0.00683 8 Hrs 28 Days Aldehyde Panel 0.03-0.6
Cadmium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 13 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Calcium N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 30 - 960 / 5 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Carbon Black NIOSH 5000 37-mm pre-weighed PVC Filter, 5-um pore size Gravimetric 1 - 2 30 - 570 Indefinite    
Carbon Dioxide EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Carbon Dioxide EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 5 Days    
Carbon Monoxide EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Carbon Monoxide EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 5 Days    
Carbon Tetrachloride NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 3 - 150 30 Days VOC Panel VIII Grab or Time integrated
Carbon Tetrachloride 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0302 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days    
Carbon Tetrachloride SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0145 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days    
Carbon Tetrachloride Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00109 (#546) 0.00605 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days    
Chlorobenzene NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1.5 - 40 Undetermined VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Chlorobenzene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0293 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0293
Chlorobenzene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0142 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0142
Chlorobenzene Assay Technology (Modified) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00102 (#546) 0.00708 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00102 (#546)
Chloroform NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 50 30 Days    
Chloroform 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0335 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days    
Chloroform SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0130 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days    
Chloroform Assay Technology (Modified) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00146 (#546) 0.00688 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00146 (#546)
Chromium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 1000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Cobalt NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 25 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Copper NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 1000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Cresols NIOSH 2546 150-mg XAD-7 Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.1 1 - 24 Undetermined Phenols/cresols 0.01-0.1
Crotonaldehyde Assay Technology(Mod) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.00716 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days Aldehyde Panel 0.03-0.6
Cumene NIOSH 1501 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID < 0.2 1 - 30 30 Days VOC Panel I <0.2
Cumene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0245 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0245
Cumene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0128 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0128
Cumene Assay Technology (Modified) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00083 (#546) 0.00685 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00083 (#546)
Cyclohexane NIOSH 1500 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 2.5 - 5 30 Days    
Cyclohexanone NIOSH 1300 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 10 Undetermined    
Cyclohexanone 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0289 8 Hrs. 14 Days    
Diborane NIOSH 6006 PTFE filter + oxidizer impregnated charcoal tube GC/FID 0.5 - 1.0 60 - 260 7 Days    
1,2-Dichlorobenzene NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 10 30 Days    
1,2-Dichlorobenzene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0278 8 Hrs. 3 Weeks    
1,3-Dichlorobenzene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0267 8 Hrs. 3 Weeks    
1,4-Dichlorobenzene NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 8 30 Days    
1,4-Dichlorobenzene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0278 8 Hrs. 3 Weeks    
1,1-Dichloroethane NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.5 - 15 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
1,2-Dichloroethane NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 50 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
1,2-Dichloroethane 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0332 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days    
cis-1,2-Dichloroethylene NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.2 - 5 30 Days    
trans-1,2-Dichloroethylene NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.2 - 5 30 Days    
Diesel Range Hydrocarbons C10 - C22 NIOSH 1550 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1.3 - 20 14 Days    
Diethyl Ether (Ethyl ether, Ethyl oxide) 3M (Modified) 3M 3520 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0368 4 Hr 3 Weeks VOC Panel IV 0.0368
2,5-Dimethylbenzaldehyde Assay Technology(Mod) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.00479 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days Aldehyde Panel 0.03-0.6
1,4-Dioxane NIOSH 1602 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.5 - 15 6 Weeks    
n-Dodecane (C12) 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0215 Undetermined 3 Weeks VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Epichlorohydrin NIOSH 1010 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 2 - 30 14 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Ethane ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD 0.01 - 1 1 30 Days    
Ethane ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD 0.01 - 1 1 72 Hrs    
Ethanol NIOSH 1400 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.05 0.1 - 10 Undetermined VOC Panel I 0.05
Ethanol 3M (Modified) 3M 3520 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0437 1 Hr Max. 21 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0437
Ethanol SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0209 4 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0209
Ethanol Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00154 (#546) 0.0111 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00154 (#546)
Ethyl Acetate NIOSH 1457 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.1 - 10 6 Days    
Ethyl Acetate SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0144 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days    
Ethylbenzene NIOSH 1501 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID < 0.2 1 - 24 30 Days VOC Panel I <0.2
Ethylbenzene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0273 8 Hrs. Max 21 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0273
Ethylbenzene Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N545 or N546 Badge GC/FID 0.00091 (#546) 0.0073 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00091 (#546)
Fixed Gas Screen (H2, C2H2, CO2, CO, CH4, N2, O2) EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400 mL or 1L Grab or Time Integrated 30 Days    
Fixed Gas Screen (H2, C2H2, CO2, CO, CH4, N2, O2) EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 Grab 5 Days    
Formaldehyde NIOSH 2016 (Modified) DNPH-coated Silica Gel HPLC/UV 0.03 - 1.5 1 - 15 34 Days    
Formaldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.01305 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days    
Formaldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) SKC UMEx-100 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 28.6 15 min. or 8 Hrs 21 Days    
Formaldehyde EPA IP-6C (Modified) SKC UMEx-100 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 28.6 15 min. or 8 Hrs 21 Days    
Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons C6 - C10 EPA TO-15 (Modified) Entech Canister GC/MS 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days    
Gasoline Range Hydrocarbons C6 - C10 NIOSH 1550 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1.3 - 20 14 Days    
Glutaraldehyde OSHA 64 (Modified) DNPH-coated Glass Fiber Filters HPLC/UV 1 - 2 15 - 480 17 Days    
Glutaraldehyde NIOSH 2532 (Modified) DNPH-coated Silica Gel HPLC/UV 0.05 - 0.5 1 - 30 30 Days    
Glutaraldehyde Assay Technology (Modified) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.00603 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days    
Heptane (n-Heptane) NIOSH 1500 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 Undetermined 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Hexaldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.00540 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days    
1,6-Hexamethylene Diisocyanate (1,6-HDI) OSHA 42 37-mm Glass Fiber Filter coated with 1,2PP * Sample Open Face HPLC/FLD 1 15 18 Days Isocyanate 1 L/min
Hexane (n-Hexane) NIOSH 1500 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 Undetermined 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Hexane (n-Hexane) 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.032 8 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks VOC Panel IV 0.032
Hexane (n-Hexane) SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0143 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0143
Hexane (n-Hexane) ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD 0.01 - 1 1 30 Days    
Hexane (n-Hexane) ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD 1 Grab 72 Hrs    
2-Hexanone NIOSH 1300 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 10 7 Days    
Hexavalent Chromium (Soluble) NIOSH 7600 37-mm PVC Filter, 5-um VAS 1 - 4 100 - 400 14 Days    
Hexavalent Chromium OSHA ID-215 37-mm PVC Filter with Quartz Backup pad, 5-um or 25-mm PVC Filter, 5 um IC - UV 2 30 - 960 Ship overnight, within
24 hours of sampling.
   
Hydrobromic Acid NIOSH 7903 600-mg Cleaned Silica Gel Tube IC 0.2 - 0.5 3 - 100 21 Days Inorganic Acids 0.2-0.5
Hydrochloric Acid NIOSH 7903 600-mg Cleaned Silica Gel IC 0.2 - 0.5 3 - 100 21 Days Inorganic Acids 0.2-0.5
Hydrofluoric Acid NIOSH 7903 600-mg Cleaned Silica Gel IC 0.2 - 0.3 3 - 100 21 Days Inorganic Acids 0.2-0.5
Hydrogen EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400 mL or 1L Grab or Time Integrated 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Hydrogen EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 Grab 5 Days    
Hydrogen Cyanide NIOSH 6010 800-mg Soda Lime Tube VAS 0.05 - 0.2 2 - 90 14 Days    
Hydrogen Sulfide NIOSH 6013 600 mg - LOW SO4 Charcoal tube, Orbo 34 + 25-mm, 0.5 um PTFE pre-filter IC 0.1 - 1.5 20 - 40 30 Days    
Hydrogen Sulfide Radiello 170 Radiello 170 Cartridge SPEC NA NA 180 Days    
Iron N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 960 / 5 - 100 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Isopropanol (2-Propanol) NIOSH 1400 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.3 - 3 Undetermined    
Isopropanol (2-Propanol) 3M (Modified) 3M 3520 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0994 8 Hrs 3 Weeks    
Isopropanol (2-Propanol) SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0178 4 Hrs Max. 14 Days    
Isobutyl Acetate 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0310 8 Hrs 3 Weeks    
Isopropyl Acetate 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0317 7 Hrs 3 Weeks    
Isovaleraldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Monitor HPLC/UV 0.00601 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days    
Lead NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 50 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Lithium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 100 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Magnesium N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 30 - 960 / 5 - 67 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Manganese N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 960 / 5 - 200 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Mercury NIOSH 6009 200-mg Anasorb C300 Tube CVAA 0.15 - 0.25 2 - 100 30 Days    
Mercury, Inorganic OSHA ID-140 800-mg Anasorb C300 Cartridge CVAA 0.02 9.6 30 Days    
Methane EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD Grab or Time integrated 400 mL or 1L 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Methane EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD Grab 1 L 5 Days    
Methane ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD Grab or Time Integrated 400 mL or 1 L 30 Days    
Methane ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD Grab 1 72 Hrs    
Methanol NIOSH 2000 150-mg Silica Gel Tube GC/FID 0.02 - 0.2 1 - 5 30 Days    
4-4'-Methylene Bisphenyl Isocyanate (4,4'-MDI) OSHA 47 37-mm Glass Fiber Filter coated with 1,2PP * Sample Open Face HPLC/FLD 1 L/min 15 15 Days    
Methylal NIOSH 1611 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.1-0.2 1-3 Unknown    
Methylene Chloride NIOSH 1005 2 Charcoal Tubes in series, 150-mg each GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.5 - 2.5 30 Days    
Methylene Chloride 3M (Modified) 3M 3520 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.03$79* 6 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks    
Methyl Ethyl Ketone OSHA 1004 225-mg Anasorb CMS Tube GC/FID 0.05 < 12 15 Days VOC Panel III-Ketones 0.05
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0363 8 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks VOC Panel IV 0.0363
Methyl Ethyl Ketone SKC + OSHA 1004 SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.01688 8 Hrs Max. 25 Days    
Methyl Ethyl Ketone Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00115 (#546) 0.00918 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00115 (#546)
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone OSHA 1004 225-mg Anasorb CMS Tube GC/FID 0.05 < 12 15 Days VOC Panel III-Ketones 0.05
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone SKC + OSHA 1004 SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.01362 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.01362
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone NIOSH 1300 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 1 - 10 0.01 - 0.2 Undetermined    
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0300 8 Hrs 3 Weeks    
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00092 (#546) 0.00751 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00092 (#546)
Methyl Methacrylate 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0318 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0318
Methyl Methacrylate SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0131 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0131
Methyl Methacrylate Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00100 (#546) 0.00751 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00100 (#546)
Methyl tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE) NIOSH 1615 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.1 - 0.2 2 - 96 5 Days/ 3 Weeks    
Methyl tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE) 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0308 8 Hrs. 28 Days    
Molybdenum N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 960 / 5 - 67 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Naphthas (client must submit bulk liquid sample to be used as reference standard) NIOSH 1550 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1.3 - 20 14 Days    
Natural Gas Screen (CH4, C2H6, C3H8, C4H10, C5H12, C6H14) ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days    
Natural Gas Screen (CH4, C2H6, C3H8, C4H10, C5H12, C6H14) ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD Grab 1 72 Hrs.    
Nickel NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 1000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Nicotine NIOSH 2551 120-mg XAD-4 Tube GC/FID 0.1 - 1 0.5 - 600 14 Days -Dark    
Nitric Acid NIOSH 7903 600-mg Cleaned Silica Gel Tube IC 0.2 - 0.5 3 - 100 21 Days Inorganic Acids 0.2-0.5
Nitrogen EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Nitrogen EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 5 Days    
Octane (n-Octane) NIOSH 1500 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 4 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Octane (n-Octane) 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0266 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0266
Octane (n-Octane) SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0127 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0127
Octane (n-Octane) Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00078 (#546) 0.00703 (#546) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00078 (#546)
Oxygen EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days Fixed Gas Screen Grab or Time integrated
Oxygen EPA 3C/ASTM D1946 Flex Foil Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 5 Days    
Particulates, Respirable Dusts NIOSH 0600 37-mm pre-weighed PVC Filter, 5-um pore size, w/al cyclone Gravimetric 2.5 20 - 400 Indefinite    
Particulates, Total Dusts NIOSH 0500 37-mm pre-weighed PVC Filter, 5-um pore size Gravimetric 1 - 2 7 - 133 Indefinite    
Pentane (n-Pentane) NIOSH 1500 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.4 4 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.4
Pentane (n-Pentane) 3M (Modified) 3M 3520 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0353 3 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0353
Pentane (n-Pentane) SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0149 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0149
Pentane (n-Pentane) Assay Technology (Modified) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00105 (#546) 0.00886 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00105 (#546)
Pentane (n-Pentane) ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days    
Pentane (n-Pentane) ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 72 Hrs    
Pesticides, Organochlorine TO-10A PUF Tube, 76 mm GC/ECD 1 - 5 240 - 7200 7 Days    
Pesticides, Organophosphorus NIOSH 5600 OVS-2 Tube; 13-mm Quartz Filter with 450-mg XAD-2 GC/FPD 0.2 - 1 12 - 240 30 Days    
Pesticides, Organophosphorus TO-10A PUF Tube, 76 mm GC/ECD 1 - 5 240 - 7200 7 Days    
Phenol NIOSH 2546 150-mg XAD-7 Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.1 1 - 24 Undetermined Phenols/cresols 0.01-0.1
4-Phenylcyclohexene OSHA In-House Method (Modified) 150 or 600 mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.2 10 - 360 Undetermined    
Phosphine OSHA 1003 37-mm glass fiber filter with a mercuric chloride treated polyester filter ICP TWA: 1.0 STEL: 2.0 TWA: 240 L max STEL: 30 L max 17 Days (filter extremely short holdtime)    
Phosphoric Acid NIOSH 7903 600-mg Cleaned Silica Gel IC 0.2 - 0.5 3 - 100 21 Days Inorganic Acids 0.2-0.5
Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) - Aroclors 1016, 1221, 1232, 1242, 1248, 1254, and 1260. NIOSH 5503 13-mm, Glass fiber filter in series with a 150-mg Florisil GC/ECD 0.05 - 0.2 1 - 50 2 Months for Tubes    
Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) - Aroclors 1016, 1221, 1232, 1242, 1248, 1254, and 1260. TO-10A PUF Tube, 76 mm GC/ECD 1 - 5 240 - 7200 7 Days    
Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH/PNA) NIOSH 5506 37-mm, 2-um PTFE filter in series with a 120-mg XAD-2 HPLC/UV + FLD 2 200 - 1000 Unknown-Protect from light/heat Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons 200-1000
Potassium N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 30 - 960 / 5 - 1000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Propane ASTM D1945-03 Entech Canister GC/TCD 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 28 Days    
Propane ASTM D1945-03 Tedlar Bag GC/TCD 1 L Grab 72 Hrs.    
1-Propanol NIOSH 1401/1405 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01-0.2 1-10 14 Days    
Propionaldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 0.00798 L/min 8 Hours 28 Days    
n-Propyl Acetate NIOSH 1450 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01-0.2 18-150 30 Days    
Pyridine NIOSH 1613 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01-1.0 1 - 10 Undetermined    
Selenium N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 60 - 2000 / 13 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Silicon Tetrahydride (Silane) OSHA CSI 15 mL of 0.01 N KOH in a MGFB ICP 1.0 L/min Max 480 L Max 7 days    
Silver N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 60 - 2000 / 250- 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Sodium N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 30 - 2000 / 30 - 960 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Strontium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 25 - 2000 / 10 - 1000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Styrene NIOSH 1501 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID < 1.0 1 - 14 30 Days VOC Panel I <1.0
Styrene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0289 8 Hrs. Max. 21 Days    
Styrene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0137 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days VOC Panel VI 0.01688
Styrene Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00094 (#546) 0.00755 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00094 (#546)
Sulfuric Acid NIOSH 7903 600-mg Cleaned Silica Gel IC 0.2 - 0.5 3 - 100 21 Days Inorganic Acids 0.2-0.5
Tetrachloroethylene NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1.0 - 40 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Tetrachloroethylene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0283 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0283
Tetrachloroethylene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0131 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0131
Tetrachloroethylene Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00101 (#546) 0.00583 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00101 (#546)
Tetrahydrofuran NIOSH 1609 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 9 Undetermined VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Tetrahydrofuran 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0372 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0311
Tetrahydrofuran SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0174 4 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0174
Tetrahydrofuran Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00121 (#545) 0.00886 (#546) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00121 (#546)
Thallium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 50 - 2000 / 25 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Tolualdehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 0.00524 L/min 8 Hours 28 Days    
Toluene NIOSH 1501 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID < 0.2 1 - 8 30 Days VOC Panel II <0.2
Toluene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0314 8 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks VOC Panel V 0.0314
Toluene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0149 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0149
Toluene Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00095 (#546) 0.00735 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00095 (#546)
Toluene-2,4-Diisocyanate (2,4-TDI) OSHA 42 37-mm Glass Fiber Filter coated with 1,2PP * Sample Open Face HPLC/FLD 1 L/min 15 18 Days Isocyanate 1 L/min
Toluene-2,6-Diisocyanate (2,6-TDI) OSHA 42 37-mm Glass Fiber Filter coated with 1,2PP * Sample Open Face HPLC/FLD 1 L/min 15 18 Days Isocyanate 1 L/min
Toxaphene NIOSH 5039 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter GC/ECD 0.2 - 1 2 - 30 14 Days    
1,1,1-Trichloroethane NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 0.1 - 8 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
1,1,1-Trichloroethane 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0309 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0309
1,1,1-Trichloroethane SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0145 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0141
1,1,1-Trichloroethane Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00108 (#546) 0.0065 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00159 (#546)
1,1,2-Trichloroethane NIOSH 1003 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 2 - 60 30 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
1,1,2-Trichloroethane 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0297 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0297
1,1,2-Trichloroethane SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Monitor GC/FID 0.0125 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0125
1,1,2-Trichloroethane Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00109 (#546) 0.0065 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00160 (#546)
Trichloroethylene NIOSH 1022 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 1 - 30 17 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Trichloroethylene 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0311 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0311
Trichloroethylene SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0143 4 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0143
Trichloroethylene Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00109 (#546) 0.00705 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00109 (#546)
Valeraldehyde OSHA 1007 (Modified) AT N571 Passive Badge HPLC/UV 0.00601 L/min 8 Hrs 28 Days    
Vanadium NIOSH 7300 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 2000 Indefinite Metals 1-4
Vinyl Acetate 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0358 8 Hrs Max. 21 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0358
Vinyl Acetate SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0163 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0163
Vinyl Acetate Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N545 or N546 Badge GC/FID 0.00112 (#546) 0.00811 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00112 (#546)
Vinyl Chloride NIOSH 1007 (2) 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.05 3 - 5 10 Days    
Vinylidene Chloride NIOSH 1015 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID 0.01 - 0.2 2.5 - 7 21 Days VOC Panel I 0.01-0.2
Vinylidene Chloride 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0351 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel IV 0.0351
Vinylidene Chloride SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Badge GC/FID 0.0123 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI 0.0123
Vinylidene Chloride Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00130 (#546) 0.00764 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00152 (#546)
Volatile Organic Compounds OSHA PV2120 Entech Canister GC/MS 400ml or 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days    
Volatile Organic Compounds EPA TO-15 Entech Canister GC/MS 1 L Grab or Time integrated 30 Days    
Xylene isomers NIOSH 1501 150-mg Charcoal Tube GC/FID < 0.2 2 - 23 30 Days VOC Panel II <0.2
Xylene isomers 3M (Modified) 3M Badge (3500 or 3520) GC/FID 0.0273 8 Hrs Max. 3 Weeks VOC Panel IV 0.0273
Xylene isomers SKC (Modified) SKC 575-002 Passive Monitor GC/FID Isomer specific 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VI Isomer specific
Xylene isomers Assay Technology(Mod) Assay N546 or N566 Badge GC/FID 0.00093(#546) 0.00668 (#566) 8 Hrs Max. 14 Days VOC Panel VII 0.00093 (#546)
Zinc N7300/OSHA ID-121 37-mm, 0.8-um, MCE Filter ICP 1 - 4 5 - 960 / 5 - 200 Indefinite Metals 1-4