Analysis of Platinum Group Elements in Environmental Samples: A Review

  • Roland Schindl
  • Kerstin LeopoldEmail author
Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)


This review critically discusses techniques for separation, pre-concentration and detection of platinum group elements in environmental samples. State-of-the-art methods and novel approaches, which were published after 2005 are described and summarized. Thereby, only publications were considered where measurements of real environmental samples and/or reference materials were performed for proof of applicability.


Platinum Group Element Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry Flow Injection Analysis System Achieve Detection Limit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Analytical and Bioanalytical ChemistryUniversity of UlmUlmGermany

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