Comparison of the Heavy Metal Analysis in Soil Samples by Bench-Top ED-XRF and Field-Portable XRF

Bench-Top ED-XRF 및 휴대용 XRF를 이용한 토양 시료 중의 중금속 비교 분석

  • Choi, Soo-Jung (Center for Chemical Analysis, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology) ;
  • Kim, Chong-Hyeak (Center for Chemical Analysis, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology) ;
  • Lee, Sueg-Geun (Center for Chemical Analysis, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology)
  • 최수정 (한국화학연구원 화학분석센터) ;
  • 김종혁 (한국화학연구원 화학분석센터) ;
  • 이석근 (한국화학연구원 화학분석센터)
  • Received : 2009.05.20
  • Accepted : 2009.08.04
  • Published : 2009.08.25


As a basic research for development of the domestic field-portable XRF spectrometer, we discussed the analytical results of bench-top ED-XRF and field-portable XRF method for polluted heavy metals such as Cr, As, Se, Hg, Pb, Cd in soil samples. To obtain the best performance of the XRF spectrometer, the instrumental parameters of X-ray tube-voltage and measurement time were optimized for 6 heavy-metal elements in soil using certified reference material. The quantitative analysis of Cr, As, Se, Hg, Pb, Cd concentration in certified reference materials and soil samples were compared by empirical method and fundamental parameter method.


Bench-Top ED-XRF;Field-Portable XRF;Heavy Metal;Soil


Supported by : 환경부


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