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Last update: 2010-02-01

XRF Analysis of Oil and Additives




About 25% of the UniQuant users are in the Petrochemical Industries.
In the near future, we hope to publish here some results for crude oil and
derivatives obtained with UniQuant 4.
For now, we limit ourselves to the very first test that we did in 1989.

Used Lubricating Oil

Test of UniQuant 1, 1989-04-20
1800 mg homogenized sample
      UniQuant1        Chemical
------------ --------
Al    0.03  ± 0.01      0.0275 
Si    0.03  ± 0.01      0.0240 
P     0.12  ± 0.02      0.1475
S     1.22  ± 0.05       ?
Ca    0.60  ± 0.04      0.6025
Cr    0.01  ± 0.006     0.0105 
Fe    0.04  ± 0.01      0.0404 
Cu    0.016 ± 0.007     0.0110
Zn    0.14  ± 0.02      0.1600 
Br    0.005 ± 0.003     0.0055 
Mo    0.009 ± 0.004     0.0115 
Sn    0.006 ± 0.003     0.0085 
Pb    0.019 ± 0.007     0.0160
H-Carbon 97.60 (calculated by UniQuant)

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