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Lachat QuikChem 8500 Flow Injection Analyzer


The Flow Injection Analyzer (FIA) is usedĀ for determination of major nutrients, including ammonium, nitrite/nitrate, silica, phosphorous, sulfur in water samples.

  • High sample throughput and simple but rapid method changeover.
  • Extended range detector for determining ionic species in a variety of sample types from sub-ppb to percent concentrations.
  • Over 400 documented QuikChem analytical methods available.

Common Applications:

Ammonium, Silica, Nitrate + Nitrite, Phosphorus.

Potential Capabilities:

Anionic Surfactants, Alkalinity, Hardness, Cyanide, etc .

Sample Types:

Drinking water, waste water, seawater, brackish water, soil, plant material, fertilizers, foods, etc.

Documents & Resources:

FIA User Manual