Semi-Volatiles Organics Unit

Comprised of two analytical groups and an extraction/preparation group. Responsible for analysis of water samples (including UST) for the analytes listed below; soil/sediment samples analyzed for select parameters.

Unit Supervisor: Chris Johnson

Pesticides Analytical Group

Chlorinated Pesticide Analytes:
Alachlor Aldrin BHC-Alpha
BHC-Beta BHC-Delta BHC-Gamma (Lindane)
Chlordane, Technical Chlordane, Alpha Chlordane, Gamma
Chlordene Chlorneb Chlorobenzilate
Chlorothalonil DCPA DDD, OP
DDD, PP DDE, OP DDE, PP
DDT, OP DDT, PP Dieldrin
Endosulfan I Endosulfan II Endosulfan Sulfate
Endrin Endrin Aldehyde Endrin Ketone
Ethazole Heptachlor Heptachlor Epoxide
Hexachlorobenzene Methoxychlor, PP Mirex
Trans-nonachlor Oxychlordane Mized-permethrin
Propachlor Tecnazene Trifluralin
Arochlor 1016 Arochlor 1221 Arochlor 1232
Arochlor 1242 Arochlor 1248 Arochlor 1254
Arochlor 1260 Arochlor 1262 Toxaphene
Nitrogen Pesticide Analytes:
Ametryn Atraton Atrazine
Bromacil Butachlor Butylate
Chlorpropham Cyanizine Cycloate
Diphenamid EPTC (EPTAM) Fenarimol
Fluridone Hexazinone Methyl Paraoxon
Metolachlor Metribuzin Molinate
Napropamide Norflurazon Pebulate
Prometon Prometryn Pronamide
Propazine Simetryn Tebuthiuron
Terbacil Terbutryn (Prebane) Tetrachlorvinphos
Tricyclazole Triadimefon Vernolate
Phosphorus Pesticide Analytes:
Carbophenothion Chlorpyrifos DEF
Demeton (O & S) Diazinon Dichlorvos
Dimethoate Disulfoton Disulfuton Sulfone
Disulfuton Sulfoxide EPN Ethion
Ethoprop Fenthion Fensulfothion
Malathion Mevinphos Monocrotophos
Naled Ethyl Parathion Methyl Parathion
Phorate Ronnel Sulfotepp
Terbufos
Acid Herbicide Analytes:
Acifluorfen (Blazer) Bentazon Chloramben
2,4-D 2,4-DB DCPA (Acid Metabolites)
Dicamba 3,5-Dichlorobenzoic acid Dichlorprop
Dinoseb 4-Nitrophenol Pentachlorophenol (PCP)
Picloram 2,4,5-T 2,4,5-TP (Silvex)

Semi-Volatile Organics Analytical Group:

Semi-Volatile Organic Analytes:
Acenaphthene Acenaphthylene Aniline
Anthracene Benzoic Acid Benzyl Alcohol
Benzo(a)anthracene Benzo(b)fluoranthene Benzo(k)fluoranthene
Benzo(a)pyrene Benzo(g,h,i)perylene Bis(2-Chloroethyl)ether
Bis(2-Chloroisopropyl)ether Bis(2-Chloroethyoxy)methane 4-Bromophenylphenyl ether
Butylbenzyl phthalate 4-Chloroaniline 2-Chlorophenol
4-Chloro-3-methylphenol 2-Chloronaphthalene 4-Chlorophenylphenyl ether
Chrysene Dibenzofuran Diethyl phthalate
Di-n-butyl phthalate (dibutyl phthalate) Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 3,3'-Dichlorobenzidine
Dimethyl phathalte 1,2-Dichlorobenzene 1,3-Dichlorobenzene
1,4-Dichlorobenzene 2,4-Dichlorophenol 2,4-Dimethylphenol
2,4-Dinitrophenol 2,4-Dinitrotoluene 2,6-Dinitrotoluene
4,6-Dinitro-2-methylphenol Fluoranthene Fluorene
Hexachlorobenzene Hexachlorobutadiene Hexachloroethane
Hexachlorocyclopentadiene Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene Isophorone
2-Methylphenol 4-Methylphenol 2-Methylnaphthalene
Naphthalene Nitrobenzene 2-Nitroanailine
3-Nitroaniline 4-Nitroaniline 2-Nitrophenol
4-Nitrophenol N-Nitrosodiphenylamine N-Nitroso-di-n-propylamine
Pentachlorophenol Phenanthrene Phenol
Phthalate, Bis(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate, Di-n-octyl Pyrene
TPH Diesel Range Organics 1,2,4-Trochlorobenzene 2,4,5-Trichlorophenol
2,4,6-Trichlorophenol

Sample Extraction & Preparation Group:

Perform all organic extractions for water and soil/sediment samples prior to analysis by the analytical groups.

Our semivolatile organic chemists at work.