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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
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
Prometon Prometryn Propazine
Secbumeton Simetryn Simazine
Terbuthylazine Terbutryn (Prebane)  
Analytes below are screened and results are reported as estimated unless the results are > the concentrations observed in the daily PQL standard.
Phosphorus Pesticide Analytes:
Azinphos methyl Demeton (O & S) Diazinon
Disulfoton Ethion Malathion
Parathion, Ethyl Parathion, Methyl  
Analytes below are screened and results are reported as estimated unless the results are > the concentrations observed in the daily PQL standard.
Chlorpyrifos Dimethoate Naled
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

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.