MARINE SEDIMENT, TISSUE, AND WATER CHEMISTRY

EMA specializes in marine sediment, tissue, and water chemistry for marine consultants and governmental agencies for dredging projects for ocean disposal, compliance monitoring, or site characterization. Many of these projects are analyzed in accordance with the Inland Testing Manual (EPA 823-B-98-004), NOAA, or other related programs. Analytical specialties are trace metal analyses using ICP-MS, ICP-AES, CVAAS for mercury, Semivolatile analyses using GC-MS, Pesticides, PCBs, and PCB congener analyses using GC-ECD, Organotin analyses of Tetrabutyltin, Tributyltin, Dibutyltin, and Monobutyltin using GC-FPD, and classic wet chemistry.