How to sample for Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and BTEX/F1 in soil.

Created by: Andrew White

Modified on: Wed, 23 Jan, 2019 at 10:22 AM

Everything you need to know about collecting a soil sample for project sites that require volatile organics or F1 petroleum hydrocarbon analysis. 
Soil samples can be collected using hermetically sealed or methanol preservation sampling methods. 

What is included in this video:

- What to avoid before sampling that could contribute to contaminating your sample.- What you need to have ready before you start sampling.
- How to collect the soil sample.
- How to pack the vials for shipping.

Andrew is the author of this solution article.

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