ASTM C1301

Full Name

ASTM C1301 – Standard Test Method for Major and Trace Elements in Limestone and Lime by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectroscopy (ICP) and Atomic Absorption (AA)


The following test method covers the use of inductively coupled plasma-atomic emission spectroscopy (ICP) and atomic absorption spectroscopy (AA) in the analysis of major and trace elements in limestone and lime (calcined limestone).


atomic absorption; atomic emission spectroscopy; digestion; dissolution; inductively coupled plasma; lime; limestone; spectrometer; trace elements