This document provides guidelines for the analysis of Petroleum Hydrocarbons in water and soil as part of Atlantic RBCA site remediation methodology. It is not intended to be a detailed laboratory procedure, but rather to outline required and performance-based elements of any method used.
This document was created by the PIRI Analytical Laboratory Sub-committee in response to terms of reference outlined by the Atlantic PIRI committee. It is based on the Version 2.0 document issued in January 2006 and is an update to the 2010 Version 3.0. It incorporates various improvements made by the laboratories in the region over time.