Agilent 7700 ICP-MS – biological samples (urine, blood) – 0.2 µg/L
Agilent 8800 ICP-QQQ – water (0.01 µg/L), sea water (0.05 µg/L), food (0.005 mg/kg).
720 Agilent ICP-OES – soil (1 mg/kg)
QHFSS can analyse sea water directly without preliminary sample preparation, a method developed by FSS using Agilent 8800 ICP-QQQ and accredited by NATA.
QHFSS is also accredited for analysis of Hg in biological samples and perform mercury analyses in food.
Hg speciation in liquid samples. Detection limit:
|Reporting limit (RL)|
Tissue mg/kg (dry wt)
Tissue mg/kg (wet wt)
Dr Tatiana Komarova Tatiana.Komarova@health.qld.gov.au