Semi-Volatiles Organics Unit

Comprised of three analytical Units (i.e., PFAS, Pesticide, and Semi-Volatile) and an Extraction/Preparation Unit. Responsible for analysis of water samples (including UST) for the analytes listed below; soil/sediment samples analyzed for select parameters.

Unit Supervisor: Edith Henderson

Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) Analytical Unit

PFAS Analytes
PFHxA PFHpA PFOA PFNA
PFDA PFUdA PFDoA PFTrDA
PFTeDA HFPO-DA N-MeFOSAA N-EtFOSAA
L-PFBS PFHxS PFOS NaDONA
11Cl-PF3OUdS 9Cl-PF3ONS PFBA PFPeA
L-PFPeS L-PFHpS L-PFNS L-PFDS
4:2 FTS 6:2 FTS 8:2 FTS PFDoS

Pesticides Analytical Unit

Chlorinated Pesticide Analytes
Alachlor Aldrin BHC-Alpha
BHC-Beta BHC-Delta BHC-Gamma (Lindane)
Chlordane, Technical Chlordane, Alpha Chlordane, Gamma
Chlordane Chloroneb 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 Mixed-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 Disulfoton Sulfone
Disulfoton 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 Unit:

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 phthalate 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 Unit:

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

Our semivolatile organic chemists at work.Semivolatile sample concentrator utilized in the Extraction's Unit