Alkalinity by Titration (SM 2320 B)


Applicable to wastewater, surface waters, and drinking waters.

Hydroxyl ions present in a sample as a result of dissociation or hydrolysis of solutes react with additions of standard acid. Alkalinity thus depends on the end-point pH used.

Method Data

Method 2320 B
Hold Time14 days
Sample Volume
Collection MethodCollect samples in polyethylene or borosilicate glass bottles and store at a low temperature. Fill bottles completely and cap tightly.
Method Refernce2320 B

Analyte List

AnalyteFormulaCAS Number

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