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supporting analysis > elemental and molecular analysis

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elemental and molecular analysis  


  • Qualitative identification of elements/metals/ions that compose a sample of some material. In contrast to molecular qualitative analysis, with a lot of organic compounds having very similar properties, elemental identification is relatively simple in implementation, because elements are not numerous and differ notably in their properties.

Broader concept


  • Milman, B. L. (2011). Chemical Identification and its Quality Assurance. Springer, p. 24. Retrieved from

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