This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2016. Therefore this version remains current.
ISO 18287:2006 specifies the quantitative determination of 16 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) according to the priority list of the Environmental Protection Agency, USA (EPA, 1982). ISO 18287:2006 is applicable to all types of soil (field-moist or chemically dried samples), covering a wide range of PAH contamination levels.
Under the conditions specified in ISO 18287:2006, a lower limit of application of 0,01 mg/kg (expressed as dry matter) can be ensured for each individual PAH.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 2006-01
Edition : 1Number of pages : 17
Technical Committee:Chemical and physical characterization
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