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Sampling Guidelines and Protocols


Caution should be exercised in use of data from Tables that may be outdated, such as the data from Tables A-1, A-2 and A-3.

For volatile organic compound (VOC) testing referenced in Section 7.0: It is now recommended to use capillary column GC methods (502.2, 8021, 8260, 524.2). Use of the packed column methods are no longer recommended (503.1, 8020, 8240 and 524.1).

Section # Sampling Guidelines and
Protocols Section Title
PDF File
Intro Introduction/Table of Contents 194 KB
(5 pgs.)
1 Samples and Factors Affecting Sampling 1081 KB
(18 pgs.)
2 Petroleum Product 1364 KB
(32 pgs.)
3 Sampling Equipment PDF File 1815 KB
(35 pgs.)
4 Equipment and Containers Cleaning Procedures 701 KB
(14 pgs.)
5 Sampling Procedures 1877 KB
(39 pgs.)
6 Sampling Interval and Number of Samples 1596 KB
(36 pgs.)
7 Analytical Methods: Their Applications
and Limitations
1149 KB

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