BHVO-2-P

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description
Typical ocean island basalt (OIB) enriched in most trace elements. 
One of the best characterised and most used geological reference materials. The same material is used by NASA in all kinds of experiments.
origin
A basaltic pahoehoe lava erupted in 1919, Kilauea caldera, Hawaii 
sourceProducer
USGS
characteristics

LILE (Rb, Sr, K, Ba): 20.0-4300 µg/g.

HFSE (Zr, Hf, Th, U, Nb, Ta) 0.40-170 µg/g.

Transition metals (Sc, V, Cr, Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, Mo) 4.00-300 µg/g.

suitable for
  • LA-ICP-MS
  • XRF
  • µXRF
  • LIBS
  • EPMA
  • SIMS
original certificate of analysis Link

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