The principle of the method specified is digestion of a test portion in a sealed apparatus in a mixture of hydrochloric acid, tin(II) chloride and boric acid solutions, absorption of the liberated hydrogen sulfide, entrained in a stream of oxygen-free argon or nitrogen, in zinc acetate solution and iodometric determination of the zinc sulfide formed. The method is applicable to products having a sulfide content equal to or greater than 0,001 % (m/m). It is not applicable, if presence of polysulfides is suspected.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 1993-01
Edition: 3Number of pages: 4
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 175 Fluorspar
- ICS :
- 73.080 Non-metalliferous minerals
ISO 4284:1993Stage: 95.99
Got a question?
Check out our FAQs
+41 22 749 08 88
Monday to Friday - 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (UTC+1)
Keep up to date with ISO
Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, views and product information.