Researchers from Kanazawa University have reported the application of a portable and efficient method for the on-site analysis of wastewaters for the quantitative analysis of their gold, platinum and palladium content.
An introduction to Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS), and examples of its use for remote applications.
E.A.H. Timmermans and J.J.A.M. van der Mullen*
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